Translation of "call" - English-Portuguese dictionary

call

verb uk /kɔːl/
be called something

A1 to have a particular name

ser chamado de algo
a boy called Adam
Their latest album is called “In Rainbows”.

A2 to phone someone

chamar, ligar (para)
Call the police.

B1 to shout

chamar
I heard someone call my name.

B1 to give someone a name

chamar
They called their first son Joshua.

to describe someone or something in a particular way

chamar
Are you calling me a liar?

to ask someone to come somewhere

chamar
She called me into her office.

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