Translation of "call" - English-Japanese dictionary


verb uk /kɔːl/
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

Call the police.

B1 to shout

I heard someone call my name.

B1 to give someone a name

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

She called me into her office.

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