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καλέω , καλέει and καλεῖ, etc., inf. καλήμεναι, part. καλεῦντες, ipf. (κάλει, iter. καλέεσκον, aor. (κάλεσσα, part. καλέςσᾶς, pass. καλέονται, ipf. καλεῦντο, iter. καλέσκετο, perf. κέκλημαι, plup. 3 pl. κεκλήατο, fut. perf. 2 sing. κεκλήσῃ, mid. aor. (καλέσσατο, καλέσαντο: call by name, call together, summon, invite, mid., to or for oneself; w. cognate acc., τινὰ ἐπώνυμον or ἐπίκλησιν καλεῖν, call a person ‘by a name,’ Il. 9.562, Il. 18.487; freq. pass., esp. perf., ‘be called,’ ‘pass for,’ often only a poetic amplification of εἶναι, αἲ γὰρ ἐμοὶ τοιόσδε πόσις κεκλημένος εἴη, Od. 6.244; often of inviting to dinner, see Od. 11.185-187; mid., Il. 24.193, Od. 21.380.
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