ekleipó: to leave out, leave off, by impl. to ceaseOriginal Word: ἐκλείπω
Part of Speech: Verb
Phonetic Spelling: (ek-li'-po)
Short Definition: I fail utterly, cease, die
Definition: I fail, die out, come to an end, am defunct.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
from ek and leipó
to leave out, leave off, by impl. to cease
come to an end (1), fail (1), fails (1), obscured (1).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 1587: ἐκλείπω
ἐκλείπω; future ἐκλείψω; 2 aorist ἐξέλιπον;
a. to leave out, omit, pass by.
b. to leave, quit (a place): τό ζῆν, τόν βίον, to die, 2 Macc. 10:13; 3Macc. 2:23; Sophocles Electr. 1131; Polybius 2, 41, 2, others; Dionysius Halicarnassus 1, 24; Luc. Macrobius, 12; Alciphron 3, 28.
2. intransitive, to fail; i. e. to leave off, cease, stop: τά ἔτη, Hebrews 1:12 from Psalm 101: (cii.) 28 (where for תָּמַם); ἡ πίστις, Luke 22:32; riches, according to the reading ἐκλίπῃ (L text T Tr WH), Luke 16:9 (often so in Greek writings, and the Sept. as Jeremiah 7:28; Jeremiah 28:30 see GREEK ek see GREEK leipo
see GREEK ek
see GREEK leipo
Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 1587
ἐκλείψουσιν — 1 Occ.
ἐκλίπῃ — 2 Occ.
ἐκλιπόντος — 1 Occ.
Luke 16:9 V-ASA-3S
GRK: ἵνα ὅταν ἐκλίπῃ δέξωνται ὑμᾶς
NAS: that when it fails, they will receive
KJV: when ye fail, they may receive
INT: that when it fails they might receive you