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1. (لطف)

لَطُفَ It (a thing) was small, or little; (Ṣ, Mṣb, Ḳ, KL;) and slender, thin, or fine: (Ḳ, KL:) and elegant, or graceful. (KL.)


2. (لطّف)

لَطَّفَ It (a medicine) acted as an attenuant, and as an emollient.

verb form: 2.(signification - A2)

لَطَّفَهُ, inf. n. تَلْطِيفٌ, [He made it slender]. (A, and Ḳ, art. حشر; &c.)


3. (لاطف)

لَاطَفَ He caressed; treated with blandishment; soothed; coaxed; wheedled; cajoled: i. q. بَارَّهُ. (Ṣ, Ḳ.)

verb form: 3.(signification - A2)

لَاطَفَهُ also signifies He spoke softly, gently, or blandly, to him. (TA.) He acted in a good manner with him: (KL:) manifested goodness towards him: (PṢ:) he acted towards him with goodness: and he did so, experiencing from him the same: (TḲ:) or rather, as syn. with بَارَّهُ, he behaved towards him with goodness and affection and gentleness, and regard for his circumstances; or did so, experiencing from him the same behaviour.


4. (الطف)

أَلْطَفَهُ He gave him a gift or present. (TA.)

verb form: 4.(signification - A2)

He showed him kindness, or goodness, and affection and gentleness, and regard for his circumstances, بِكَذَا [by such a thing, or such an action, &c.]. (Ṣ, Ḳ, TA.) Often occurring in the latter sense: but أَلْطَفَهَ بِكَذَا, expl. in the Ṣ and Ḳ by بَرَّهُ بِهِ, may mean He presented him with such a thing; like وَصَلَهُ بِهِ.

verb form: 4.(signification - A3)

5. (تلطّف)

تَلَطَّفَ لِلْأَمْرِ i. q. تَرَفَّقَ: (Ṣ:) see طَبَّ.

verb form: 5.(signification - A2)

I. q. تَكَلَّفَ اللُّطْفَ. (Bḍ xviii. 18.)

verb form: 5.(signification - A3)

تَلَطَّفَ بِهِ i. q. تَرَفَّقَ. (Mgh in art. رفق.)


لُطْفٌ

لُطْفٌ Gentleness: graciousness; courtesy; civility: (Ṣ, &c.:) see رِفْقٌ: and delicacy of flavour, &c.


لَطَفٌ

لَطَفٌ A gift, or present: pl. أَلْطَافٌ. (MA.)

word: لَطَفٌ(signification - A2)

لَطَفَةٌ

لَطَفَةٌ A present; i. e. a thing sent to another in token of courtesy or honour; syn. هَدِيَّةٌ; (Ṣ, Ḳ;) as alsoلَطَفٌ↓, as stated by Z and others: pl. of the latter أَلْطَافٌ. (TA.)


لَطِيفٌ

لَطِيفٌ Gentle, gracious, courteous, or benignant: and also subtle; knowing with respect to the subtilties, niceties, abstrusities, or obscurities, of things, affairs, or cases: in both of these senses often applied to a man. And Refined in manners, &c.

word: لَطِيفٌ(signification - A2)

Obscure, recondite, or abstruse, language. (Kull.)

word: لَطِيفٌ(signification - A3)

See Ḥam, p. 455.

word: لَطِيفٌ(signification - A4)

Applied to a medicine, &c., Delicate: see سَوْسَنٌ.


لَطِيفَةٌ

لَطِيفَةٌ A nice, subtile, subtilely excogitated, quaint, facetious, or witty, saying, expression, or allusion; a witticism; a quaint conceit.

word: لَطِيفَةٌ(signification - A2)

[A nicety of language;] any indication of subtile meaning, apparent to the understanding, but not to be expressed; as [matters of] the sciences of taste (عُلُوم الأَدْوَاق). (KT.)


الإِلْطَافُ

الإِلْطَافُ Self-pollution, by a woman: see جَلَدَ عُمَيْرَةَ in art. جلد.