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λεηλ-ᾰτέω, (λεία, ἐλαύνω) drive away booty, esp. cattle, S.Aj.343, E.Rh.293, X.HG4.4.15, al., Aen. Tact.16.8.

2. c.acc.loci, plunder, despoil, τὸ πεδίον, τὴν πόλιν, τὴν χώραν, Hdt.2.152, 5.101, Hdn.3.9.3, cf. Hell.Oxy.16.5, Plu.Cam.17; ravage, κώμην PMasp.2 iii 3 (vi A.D.):—
Pass., to be plundered, τὰ ἐκ τῆς χώρας λεηλατηθέντα Aen.Tact.16.11: metaph., τῇ γαστρὶ λεηλατεῖσθαι to be a slave to .., Plu.2.133a.