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كيف

2 كَيَّفْتُهُ فَتَكَيَّفَ ذ , used by the Muslim theologians, (K, TA,) verbs derived from كَيْفَ, (TA,) [signifying I specified by the ascription of its quality and it became so specified,] are formed in accordance with analogy, not heard from the Arabs. (K, * TA.) 5 تَكَيَّفَ ذ : see what next precedes. كَيْفِيَّةٌ ذ Quality as answering tohow? ”; mode, or manner, of being. كَيْفُوفِيَّةٌ ذ for كَيْفِيَّةٌ: see تَيْسِيَّةٌ.

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