Translation of "call" - English-Japanese dictionary

call

verb uk /kɔːl/ us /kɔl/
be called something

A1 to have a particular name

~と呼ばれる, ~という名前の
a boy called Adam
Their latest album is called ‘In Rainbows’.

A2 to phone someone

~に電話する
Call the police.

B1 to shout

叫ぶ
I heard someone call my name.

B1 to give someone a name

~と名づける
They called their first son Joshua.

to describe someone or something in a particular way

~と言う, 表現する
Are you calling me a liar?

to ask someone to come somewhere

~を呼び出す
She called me into her office.
noun uk /kɔːl/ us /kɔl/

A2 the act of using the phone

電話(すること)
Give me a call this weekend.
I got a call from Sue this morning.

B1 the act of shouting something

呼び声

a sound made by a bird or other animal

(鳥や動物の)鳴き声

(Translation of “call” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)