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4 أَهْلَلْنَا هِلَالَ شَهْرِ كَذَا ذ : see سَلَخَ. 10 اِسْتَهَلَّ ذ : see a verse cited at the close of the first paragraph of art. ضحك. ― -b2- See also a verse cited voce أَفْثَأَ. ― -b3- See مُسْتَهَلٌّ. هَلْ ذ may be originally هَلْو or هَلْى or هَلّ: (Akh, in S, voce بل:) see بَلْ. ― -b2- هَلْ followed by إِِلَى: see the latter. ― -b3- حَىّ هَلَ: see حى. ― -b4- هَلَّا: see حَضَّةٌ and عَنْ, latter part, and لَوْلَا, and أَلَّا. هَلَّةٌ ذ : see بَلَّةٌ. الهِلاَلُ ذ The new moon; or the moon when it is termed هِلاَل: it may be explained as meaning, generally, the moon when near the sun, or moon a little after or before the change. ― -b2- See سَمَا. مُسْتَهَلُّ الشَّهْرِ ذ The first night of the lunar month. (Msb.)

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