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سَلَفَ U ( n. ac. سَلَف 4 ),
a. Passed away; was past, over.
b. ( n. ac. سَلَف 4 , سُلُوْف 27 ), Preceded, went before.
c. ( n. ac. سَلْف 1 ), Turned over, harrowed ( ground ).
d. Greased ( water-skin ).
سَلَّفَ II ,
a. Took something before dinner, lunched.
b. Made to take something before dinner.
c. Sent money to; paid in advance.
سَاْلَفَ III ,
a. Preceded; outstripped.
أَسْلَفَ IV ,
a. see I (c) & II ( c ).
c. [ coll. ], Turned bankrupt.
تَسَلَّفَ V ,
a. Borrowed.
b. Was paid in advance.
تَسَاْلَفَ VI ,
a. Married two sisters, became related by marriage.
إِِسْتَلَفَ VIII ,
a. see V .
إِِسْتَسْلَفَ X ,
a. Asked to be paid in advance.
سَلْف 1 , ( pl. أَسْلُف 16 , سُلُوْف 27 ),
a. Leather bag; portmanteau.
سِلْف 2 , ( pl. أَسْلَاْف 38 ),
a. Wife's sister's husband; brother-inlaw.
سِلْفَة 2t , ( pl. سَلَاْئِفُ 46 ),
a. Sister-in-law.
سُلْفَة 3t , ( pl. سُلَف 9 ),
a. Luncheon.
b. Leather-lining ( of boots ).
c. Land ready for sowing.
سَلَف 4 ,
a. Free loan; money paid in advance.
b. Good deed, good work.
c. ( pl. سُلَّاْف 29 , أَسْلَاْف 38 ), Predecessor; ancestor.
سَلِف 5 , ( pl. أَسْلَاْف 38 ),
a. see 2 .
b. Preceding, prior.
c. Skin.
سُلَف 9 , ( pl. سِلْفَاْن 34 , سُلْفَاْن 35 ),
a. Young partridge.
مِسْلَفَة 20t ,
a. Harrow.
b. Stone-roller.
سَاْلِف 21 , ( pl. سَوَاْلِفُ 41 ),
a. Overhanging hair; curl, ringlet, lock.
b. ( pl. سَلَفَة 4t , سُلَّاْف 29 ), Preceding; prior, former; ancient; past.
سَاْلِفَة 21t , ( pl. سَوَاْلِفُ 41 ),
a. Thing past.
b. Old story.
c. Side of the neck.
سُلَاْف 24 ,
a. Juice.
b. see 24t ,
سُلَاْفَة 24t
a. Must; new wine.
b. The best, the choice of.
سُلَاف العَسْكَر
a. Van-guard; advanced guard; van.

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