from Root ΛΙΠ
1.to leave, quit, Hom., etc.
2.to leave behind, leave at home, id=Hom., etc.; esp. of dying men, to leave (as a legacy), Il., etc.:— so in Mid. to leave behind one, as a memorial, Hdt., etc.
3.to leave, forsake, abandon, desert, leave in the lurch
, etc.; λ. ἐράνους to fail in paying . .
; so, λ. δασμόν, φοράν Xen.
:—conversely, λίπον ἰοὶ ἄνακτα
the arrows failed
intr. to be gone, to be wanting, cease, be missing
, Lat. deficio
B.Pass. to be left, left behind, Hom., etc.
2.to remain, remain over and above, Il., Hdt., etc.
3.to remain alive, Od.
2.to come short of, be inferior, worse, weaker
or less than
, τινος Hdt.
, attic; λέλειψαι τῶν ἐμῶν βουλευμάτων you come short of, understand not
my plans, Eur.