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Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *kalzōną (to call, shout), from Proto-Indo-European *gels- (voice, cry), perhaps via Old Norse kalla (to call). Cognate with Old Frisian kella (to call, name), Old High German kallōn (to speak loudly), Old Norse kalla (to call, name, shout), Latin glōria (fame, honour, glory). More at glory.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkæɑ̯lliɑn/, [ˈkæɑ̯ɫːiɑn]

VerbEdit

ceallian

  1. to call
  2. to cry out, shout

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DescendantsEdit

  • Middle English: callen