Definitions

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  • v. second-person singular past of call

Etymologies

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called + -est

Examples

  • I straitly considered him and knowing him, cried out to him with a great cry, saying, O captain, I am that Sindbad the Seaman who travelled with other merchants; and when the fish heaved and thou calledst to us some saved themselves and others sank, I being one of them.

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • Almighty God, who calledst Luke the Physician, whose praise is in the Gospel, to be an Evangelist and Physician of the soul: may it please thee, that, by the wholesome medicines of the doctrine delivered by him, all the diseases of our souls may be healed.

    Archive 2006-10-01

  • Thus thou calledst to remembrance the lewdness of thy youth, in bruising thy teats by the Egyptians for the paps of thy youth.

    Probably Just One Of Those Funny Coincidences

  • Chapter 8 1. And the men of Ephraim said unto him, Why hast thou served us thus, that thou calledst us not, when thou wentest to fight with the Midianites?

    Probably Just One Of Those Funny Coincidences

  • Now since thou calledst him not forth, it was not fitting he should aid thee against

    The Epic of Kings

  • Whom Thou calledst to adoption the believing people, and therein me also; — I beseech Thee by Him, who sitteth at Thy right hand, and intercedeth with Thee for us, in Whom are hidden all the treasures of wisdom and knowledge.

    The Confessions

  • For it pleased Thee, O Lord, to take away the reproach of diminution from Jacob, that the elder should serve the younger: and Thou calledst the Gentiles into Thine inheritance.

    The Confessions

  • Thou calledst, and shoutedst, and burstest my deafness.

    The Confessions

  • Behold, Thou blessest mankind, O Lord, that they may increase and multiply, and replenish the earth; dost Thou not thereby give us a hint to understand something? why didst Thou not as well bless the light, which Thou calledst day; nor the firmament of heaven, nor the lights, nor the stars, nor the earth, nor the sea?

    The Confessions

  • Which firmament Thou calledst heaven; the heaven, that is, to this earth and sea, which Thou madest the third day, by giving a visible figure to the formless matter, which Thou madest before all days.

    The Confessions

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