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πλανάω πλάνη πλάζω, to make to wander, lead wandering about, Hdt., Aesch.:— to lead from the subject, in talking, Dem. lead astray, mislead, deceive, Soph., Plat.
II.Pass. to wander, roam about, stray, Il., Aesch.; c. acc. loci, to wander over, Lat. oberrare, Eur.; but c. acc. cogn., πολλοὺς ἑλιγμοὺς πλανᾶσθαι to wander about as in a labyrinth, Xen.:— of reports, to wander abroad, Soph. wander in speaking, digress, Hdt.
3.c. gen., πλαναθεὶς καιροῦ having missed one's opportunity, Pind. do a thing irregularly or at random, Hdt.; ἐνύπνια τὰ ἐς ἀνθρώπους πεπλανημένα that have visited them irregularly, id=Hdt. wander in mind, to be at a loss, id=Hdt., Aesch.

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