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κέλομαι , Ep. 2sg. κέλεαι, sts. disyll., Il.24.434, Od.4.812, 10.337: impf.
A.κελόμηνIl.1.386, “ἐκέλευTheoc.3.11, “κέλετοIl.15.119 (Dor. “κέντοAlcm.141, acc. to Eust.756.30), “ἐκέλετοIG42(1).122.35 (Epid., iv B.C.): fut. “κελήσομαιOd.10.296: aor. 1 ἐκελήσατο, κελήσατο, Epich.71, 99, Pi.O.13.80, I.6(5).37, IG42(1).121.108 (Epid., iv B.C.): Ep.aor.2 ἐκέκλετο, κέκλετο, Il.11.285, 16.421, Hes.Sc.341: hence was formed by later Poets pres. κέκλομαι A.R.1.716, etc.; Dor. opt. “κεκλοίμανA.Supp.591 (lyr.); part. κεκλόμενος, v. infr. 11.1; imper. κέκλεο and “κέκλουHsch. (this pres. used in pass. sense by Man.2.251, 3.319): poet. (also in Dor.Prose, IGll. cc., al. (Epid., iv B.C.), cf.infr.11; “ὅν κα κέλωνται τοὶ ἱαροποιοίAbh.Berl.Akad.1928(6).12 (Cos, iv B.C.)): Act. aor. 1 “ἐκέλησενHsch.:— = κελεύω, urge, exhort, command.—Constr. like κελεύω:
1. inf., Il.5.810, 16.657, al., Alc.46, Pi., A.Ag.1119 (lyr.); of the commands of a god, IG42(1).121.50 (Epid., iv B.C.), al.; μεταλλῆσαί τί θυμὸς . . κέλεται, καὶ κήδεά περ πεπαθυίῃ (instead of -υῖαν) Od.17.555.
II. call to, “κέκλετο δ᾽ ἭφαιστονIl.18.391; call upon for aid, h. Cer.21; “πρῶτά σε κεκλόμενος, θύγατερ ΔιόςS.OT159 (lyr.), cf. A.Supp.591 (lyr.); “ἄν μὴ κελομένου πρίαταιMilet.3.140C56 (iii B.C.), cf. Leg.Gort.6.48, Schwyzer 181v4,8 (Crete).
2. call by name, “νιν ὄρνιχος κέκλετ᾽ ἐπώνυμονPi. I.6(5).53. (κέλομαι, κέλλω, κελεύω may be cogn. with Skt. kalayati 'push', Lat. celer.
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