καλέω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *kl̥h₁-. Cognates include Latin calō, Old Irish cailech, Old Armenian աքաղաղ (akʿałał), Old English hlōwan (English low).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

καλέω (kaleō) present: καλῶ, καλέω future: καλῶ, καλέσω aorist: ἐκάλεσα perfect: κέκληκα perfect m/p: κέκλημαι aorist passive: ἐκλήθην

  1. I call, summon
    1. I invite
    2. I invoke
    3. (law) I summon, sue
    4. I demand, require
  2. I call by name
    1. (passive) I am called, I am

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