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From vocō +‎ -tiō.


vocātiō f (genitive vocātiōnis); third declension

  1. summons
  2. invitation, bidding
  3. calling, vocation


Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative vocātiō vocātiōnēs
Genitive vocātiōnis vocātiōnum
Dative vocātiōnī vocātiōnibus
Accusative vocātiōnem vocātiōnēs
Ablative vocātiōne vocātiōnibus
Vocative vocātiō vocātiōnēs


  • Catalan: vocació
  • English: vocation
  • French: vocation
  • Italian: vocazione


  • vocatio in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • vocatio in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • vocatio in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • vocatio in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • vocatio in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin