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1وَفَدَ عَلَيْهِ

, (Ṣ, M, A, Ḳ,) [in the Mṣb, وَفِدَ, but this appears to be a mistake,] and إِلَيْهِ, (M, Ḳ,) aor. يَفِدُ, (M, Ḳ,) inf. n. وُفُودٌ (M, A, Ḳ) and وَفْدٌ (M, Ḳ) and وِفَادَةٌ, (M, A, Ḳ,) or this last is a simple subst., (Ṣ,) and إِفَادَةٌ, (M, Ḳ,) in which the و is changed into إ, (M,) He came to him, (Ṣ, M, A, Ḳ,) namely, to a king, (A,) or governor, (Ṣ, A,) or great man, ('Ináyeh,) as an ambassador, envoy, or messenger; (Ṣ, A;) or to convey gifts, and to ask aid, or assistance: ('Ináyeh:) or he went forth to him, namely, to a king, or governor. (Aṣ, L.)

4اوفدهُ عَلَيْهِ

, (M, A, Ḳ,) and إِلَيْهِ, (Ṣ, M, Ḳ,) inf. n. إِيفَادٌ; (Ḳ;) and إِلَيْهِ وفّدهُ, (L,) inf. n. تَوْفِيدٌ; (Ḳ;) He sent him to him, (Ṣ, M, A, Ḳ,) namely, to a king, (A,) or governor, (Ṣ,) [or great man, as an ambassador, envoy, or messenger; or to convey gifts, and to ask aid, or assistance: see 1].
الأَمِيرُ إِلَى الأَمِيرِ الَّذِى وفّدهُ فَوْتَهُ [The governor, sent him as an envoy to the governor who was above him]. (L.)
مَا أَوْفَدَكَ عَلَيْنَا (assumed tropical:) [What hath caused thee to come to us?]. (TA.)
بَيْنَمَا أَنَا فِىضِيقٍ إِذْ أَوْفَدَ ٱللّٰهُ عَلَىَّ بِرَجُلٍ فَأَخْرَجَنِى مَنْهُ (tropical:) While I was in difficulty, lo, God brought to me a man, and extricated me from it. (A.)
اوفد عَلَى الشَّىْءِ, inf. n. إِيفَادٌ, (tropical:) It rose up, or stood up, so as to be higher than the thing; overtopped it; overpeered it; overhung it; overlooked it. (Ṣ, L, Ḳ *.) A poet (Homeyd Ibn-Thór El-Hilálee, TA) says,
* تَرَى العِلَافِىَّ عَلَيْهَا مُوفِدَا *
* كَأَنَّ بَرْجًا فَوْقَهَا مُشَيَّدَا *
[Thou seest the 'Iláfee saddle overtopping her, as though a high-raised tower were upon her.] (Ṣ, L.) And one says of a horse, مَا أَحْسَنَ مَا أَوْفَدَ حَاركُهُ How beautiful is the prominence of his withers! (Ṣ, L.) توفّد is also syn. with اوفد in the above sense. (Ḳ, TA.)
اوفد inf. n. إِيفَادٌ, (tropical:) It (a white antelope) raised its head and erected its ears. (L, Ḳ.)
اوفد, inf. n. إِيفَادٌ, He hastened, or went, quickly: (Ṣ, L, Ḳ:) occurring in the poetry of Ibn-Ahmar. (Ṣ, L.)
اوفد, inf. n. إِيفَادٌ, (tropical:) It rose, or became elevated. (A, L, Ḳ.)
اوفد, (tropical:) He raised, or elevated, a thing. (L.)

5توفّدت الإِبِلُ

, and الطَّيْرُ, (assumed tropical:) The camels, and the birds, strove to outgo, or outstrip, one another. (L.)
توفّدت الأَوْعَالُ فَوْقَ الجَبَلِ (tropical:) The mountain-goats ascended upon the mountain. (A.)
See 4.

6توافدنا عَلَيْهِ

[We came together as ambassadors, or envoys, &c., to him: see 1]. (A.)

10إِسْتَوْفَدَنِى

(assumed tropical:) [app. He asked, or desired, me to come]. (TA.)
استوفد (tropical:) He elevated himself, and made himself erect, in his manner of sitting; (A;) a dial. form of استوفز [q. v.] (Ṣ.)

وَفْدٌ

: see وَافِدٌ.
الحَاجُّ وَفْدُ ٱللّٰهِ (tropical:) [The pilgrims of Mekkeh are the ambassadors of God]. (A.)
وَفْدُ ٱللّٰهِ ثَلَاَثَةٌ الغَازِى وَاحَاجُّ وَالمُعْتَمِرُ (tropical:) [The ambassadors of God are three; the warrior, and the pilgrim of Mekkeh, and the performer of the ceremonies of the عُمْرَة]. A tradition. (L *, El-Jámi' es-Sagheer.)
وَفْدٌ The upper part of an elevated long tract (حَبْل: in some copies of the Ḳ, جَبَل:) of sand. (Ṣ, L, Ḳ.)

وَفَادَةٌ

, subst. from وَفَدَ عَلَيْهِ, (Ṣ,) A coming to a king, (A,) or governor, (Ṣ, A,) [or the like,] as an ambassador, envoy, or messenger, [&c.: see 1]. (Ṣ, A.)
لَهُ وِفَادَةٌ [a phrase of frequent occurrence in notices of companions of Moḥammad, meaning, He had the honour of coming as an envoy to the Prophet]. (TA, passim; and other works.)

وَافِدٌ

A man coming to a king, (A,) or governor, (Ṣ, A,) [or great man,] as an ambassador, or envoy, or messenger; (Ṣ, A;) [or to convey gifts, and to ask aid, or assistance: See 1:] pl., (Ṣ, L,) or [rather] this first is a quasi-pl. n., (L,) وَفْدٌ (Ṣ, A, L, Ḳ) and وُفَّدٌ (Ḳ) and وُفَّادٌ; (A, Mṣb;) and pl. of وَفْدٌ, أَوْقَادٌ and وُفُودٌ: (Ṣ, L, Mṣb, Ḳ:) وَفْدٌ is also explained as signifying a party that assembles together and comes to a country or town: and a party that repairs to princes, or governors, to visit, and to ask aid, or assistance, or some benefit, &c.: (L:) and a party that comes to a king respecting an affair of conquest, or for congratulation, or the like: (Mgh:) and a company chosen to go forth for the purpose of having an interview with great men: (En-Nawawee:) and a company of riders: (Jel, xix. 88:) and a company riding and honoured: (Zj, in explanation of the same verse of the Kur-an:) but from the explanations in the Ḳ, and other lexicons, it seems to signify a party coming, whether walking or riding, chosen for the purpose of having an interview with great men, or not: the explanations of En-Nawawee and some others may be in accordance with general or conventional acceptations, and those of the rest may be proper, or literal. (TA.)
وَافِدٌ (tropical:) A camel, (Ṣ, A, Ḳ,) or bird, (A,) or bird of the kind called القَطَا, (Ḳ,) that precedes the others (Ṣ, A, Ḳ) in pace, and in coming to water. (A.)
الوَافِدَانِ (in the poetry of ElAasha, Ṣ, L) (tropical:) The parts of the two cheeks which project when one chews, and which become depressed when one grows old. (Ṣ, A, L, Ḳ.) One says of a very old man, غَابَ وَافِدَاهُ (tropical:) [The middles of his cheeks have become depressed]. (A.)

هُمْ عَلَى أَوْفَادٍ

They are upon a journey: (L, Ḳ:) as also أَوْفَازٍ. (TA.)

مُوفِدٌ

(tropical:) Prominent, or elevated: (A, L:) applied to a camel's hump, (A,) and to the pubes. (L.)

مُسْتَوْفِدٌ

(tropical:) Erecting himself, and not placing himself at his case, in his manner of sitting; (L;) i. q. مُسْتَوْفِزٌ. (L, Ḳ.)