وَجَحَ ذ , aor. يَوْجَحُ, inf. n. وَجْحٌ, He had recourse, or betook himself, to a thing or place, for protection or concealment. (L.) [As also وَحِجَ.] See 4. 2 وَجَّحَ see 4. 4 اوجحه إِِلَيْهِ ذ He compelled or constrained or necessitated him to have recourse to, or to betake himself to, him or it for protection or concealment or the like. (K.) ― -b2- اوجح البَيْتَ He curtained the house, or chamber, or tent; (K, TA;) hung a curtain upon it. (TA.) ― -b3- اوجح He held fast, and defended, a thing. (L.) -A2- اوجح, (L, K,) and ↓ وجّح , (K, TA,) or ↓ وَجَحَ , (as in the L and CK,) It (a thing) appeared; became apparent. (L, K.) ― -b2- اوجح لَنَا الطَّرِيقُ The road became apparent or conspicuous to us. (S.) ― -b3- اوجحتِ النَّارُ The fire became apparent or conspicuous. (S.) -A3- اوجح He reached, in digging, smooth rock, (S, K,) which is called وَجَاح. (K.) -A4- اوجحهُ البَوْلُ The urine oppressed him by his wanting to void it. (S, L, K.) وَجَحٌ ذ A place to which one has recourse for protection or concealment; a place of refuge; an asylum: (L:) [as also وَحَجٌ:] a place resembling a غار [or cave in a mountain]. (L, K.) وَجَاحٌ ذ and وُجَاحٌ and وِجَاحٌ, (S, L, K,) of which three forms IAar prefers the first, (L,) and sometimes the و is changed into ا, and one says أَجَاحٌ and أُجَاحٌ and إِِجَاحٌ, (S,) and in one dial. وجاحِ, indecl., with kesreh for its termination, (L,) and جاحٌ, (K, in art. جوح,) A thing by which a person or thing is veiled, concealed, or hidden; a veil; a covering; a curtain. (S, L, K.) ― -b2- جَآءَ فُلَانٌ وَمَا عَلَيْهِ وجاحٌ Such a one came having upon him nothing to veil, or conceal, him. (L.) ― -b3- لَيْسَ دُونَهُ وجاحٌ There is nothing that veils, or conceals, before, or in the way to, him, or it. (L.) ― -b4- لَيْسَ بَيْنِى وَبَيْنَهُ وجَاحٌ There is nothing that veils, or conceals, between me and him, or it. (L.) ― -b5- وَحَاحٌ Water in a tank or cistern sufficient to cover its bottom. (S.) ― -b6- وَجَاحٌ The remains of a thing, such as property, &c. (Az.) ― -b7- لَقِيتُهُ أَدْنَى وَجَاحٍ I met him, he being the first object that I saw. (S, K.) -A2- Smooth rock. (K.) وُجَاحٌ ذ : see وَجَاحٌ. وِجَاحٌ ذ : see وَجَاحٌ. أَحَاحٌ ذ : see وَجَاحٌ. أُجَاحٌ ذ : see وَجَاحٌ. إِِجَاحٌ ذ : see وَجَاحٌ. وجاحِ ذ : see وَجَاحٌ. جَاحٌ ذ : see وَجَاحٌ. وَجِيحٌ ذ : see مُوجَحٌ. مُوجَحٌ ذ A garment closely woven, (S, K,) and firm: (S:) or of close texture, and thick: or strong: or narrow and firm: (TA:) as also ↓ وَجِيحٌ : (S, K, TA:) from أَوْجَحَهُ البَوْلُ. (S.) ― -b2- مُوجَحٌ A smooth skin. (K.) -A2- مُوجَحٌ Constrained, compelled, or necessitated, to have recourse to, or to betake himself to, a thing or place, for protection or concealment or the like; syn. مُلْجَأٌ. (L, K, TA [in the CK مَلْجَأٌ, which is the signification of وَجَحٌ]) Az says, that the word which he retains in his memory is مُلْحَجٌ, with the ح before the ج; and that the two words may be two dial. forms. -A3- مُوجَحٌ, or ↓ مُوجِحٌ , accord. to two different relations of a trad. in which it occurs, Oppressed by the want to void his urine. (L.) مُوجِحٌ ذ One who veils, or conceals, or hides, a thing. (L.) -A2- See مُوجَحٌ. بَابٌ مَوْجُوحٌ ذ A closed door: (S, K:) or a door before which is a curtain. (TA.) طَرِيقٌ مُوَجَّحٌ ذ A conspicuous, open, wide road. (L.)
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