, aor. مَرُتَ, inf. n. مُرُوتَةٌ, It (a tract, or land,) was, or became, what is termed مَرْتٌ. [See مُرُوتَةٌ.]
مَرَتَ, aor. مَرِتَ, He rendered smooth. (A, Ḳ.)
مَرَتَ الإِبِلَ, aor. مَرِتَ, He removed the camels from their place. (Ḳ.)
] inf. n. مَرْتٌ, He broke [a thing]. (TA.)
مَرَتَ الخُبْزَ فِى المَاءِ i. q. مَرَدَ: (Yaạḳoob:) or it is written مرث. (TA.)
A waterless desert in which is no herbage: (Ṣ, Ḳ:) or a land in which no herbage grows: or, in which there is neither little [herbage] nor much: (TA:) or a land of which the soil does not become dry, and of which the pasture-grounds, or fields, do not produce herbage: (Ḳ:) or land in which is no herbage; even if it be rained upon: (TA:) as also
↓مَرُوتٌ; and أَرْضٌ مَمْرُوتَةٌ: pl. of مَرْتٌ, أَمْرَاتٌ and مُرُوتٌ. (Ḳ.)
أَرْضٌ مَرْتٌ, (TA,) and مَكَانٌ مَرْتٌ, (Ṣ, TA,) A land, and a place, that is desert, without water and without herbage. (TA.) You say أَرْضٌ مَرْتٌ and
↓ارض مَرُوتٌ: but land that has been rained upon in the winter is not termed مرت, because the rain gives hope of its producing herbage. (TA.)
مَرْتٌ, (Ḳ,) or مَرْتٌ الحَاجِبِ, (Ṣ,) A man having no hair upon his eyebrows. (Ṣ, Ḳ.)
مَرْتُ الجَسَدِ Having no hair upon his body. (TA.)
(a subst. Ḳ.) [The condition of a land, or tract, such as is termed مَرْتٌ]: (Ṣ, Ḳ:) [or, accord. to Ibn-Maạroof, as stated by Golius, it is an inf. n.: if so, its verb is مَرُتَ].
[A certain fallen angel,] the companion of هَارُوتُ: (TA:) a foreign word; or from المُرُوتَة; (Ḳ;) or from المَرْتُ as signifying الكَسْرُ. (TA.)
A calamity; a misfortune. (Ḳ.) Some say, that it is formed from مَرْمَرِيسٌ, by the substitution of ت for س.