voco

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Noun[edit]

voco (plural voci)

  1. voice

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Verb[edit]

voco

  1. first-person singular present indicative of vocare

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Denominal from the oblique stem wokʷ- of vōx (voice, speech).

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Verb[edit]

present active vocō, present infinitive vocāre, perfect active vocāvī, supine vocātum

  1. I call, summon, invoke.
    • c. 37 BCE – 30 BCE, Virgil, Georgicon 4.265
      [] ultro / hortantem et fessas ad pabula nota vocantem
      [] freely / calling them and exhorting the weary insects to eat their familiar food.
  2. I name, designate.
  3. I bring or put into a state or condition.
    vocare in dubium ― to call in question

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References[edit]

  • voco in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • Michiel de Vaan (2008), Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, page 691f