, (Ṣ, A, Mṣb,) aor. نَجُرَ, (Ṣ, Mṣb,) inf. n. نَجْرٌ, (Ṣ, A, Mṣb, Ḳ,) He worked wood as a carpenter; cut or hewed it; formed or fashioned it by cutting; cut it out; hewed it out; shaped it out; syn. نَحَتَ; (Lth, Ṣ, A, Ḳ;) or, as some say, قَطَعَ. (TA.)
نَجَرَتْ, (TA,) [aor. as above, accord. to the rule of the Ḳ,] inf. n. نَجْرٌ, (Ḳ,) She (a woman) made, or prepared, the kind of food called نَجِيرَة, (Ḳ, * TA,) for her children, and her pastors. (TA.)
and نِجَارٌ: see نَجْرٌ, throughout.
[Cuttings, chips, parings, shavings, or the like, of wood;] what is cut, or hewn, (Ḳ, TA,) from wood, (TA,) when it is worked by the carpenter. (TA.)
The art of carpentry. (Mṣb, Ḳ.)
Milk mixed with flour: or with clarified butter: (Ḳ:) or, accord. to Abu-l-Ghamr ElKilábee, fresh milk to which clarified butter is added. (Ṣ.) See حَرِيرَةٌ.
A carpenter. (Ṣ, A, Mṣb, Ḳ.)
The anchor of a ship, (A, Ḳ,) composed of pieces of wood, (Ḳ, TA,) which are put with their heads in contrary directions, and the middles of which are bound together in one place, after which, (TA,) molten lead is poured between them, so that they become like a rock; (Ḳ, TA;) the heads of the pieces of wood project, and to these are tied ropes; then it is lowered in the water, (TA,) and when it becomes fast, the ship becomes fast: (Ḳ, TA:) it is a Persian word, (TA,) arabicized, from لَنْكَرْ: (Ḳ, TA:) [or from the Greek
ἄγκυρα:] accord. to the T, a word of the dial. of El-'Irák. (TA.) You say هُوَ أَثْقَلُ مِنْ أَنْجَرٍ He is heavier than an anchor. (A.)
Wood worked, cut, hewed, formed, or fashioned by the carpenter. (A.)