What does Calling mean?

Definitions for Calling
ˈkɔ lɪŋCalling

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Calling.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. career, calling, vocation(noun)

    the particular occupation for which you are trained

Wiktionary

  1. calling(Noun)

    A strong urge to become religious.

  2. calling(Noun)

    A job or occupation.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Calling

    of Call

  2. Calling(noun)

    the act of one who calls; a crying aloud, esp. in order to summon, or to attact the attention of, some one

  3. Calling(noun)

    a summoning or convocation, as of Parliament

  4. Calling(noun)

    a divine summons or invitation; also, the state of being divinely called

  5. Calling(noun)

    a naming, or inviting; a reading over or reciting in order, or a call of names with a view to obtaining an answer, as in legislative bodies

  6. Calling(noun)

    one's usual occupation, or employment; vocation; business; trade

  7. Calling(noun)

    the persons, collectively, engaged in any particular professions or employment

  8. Calling(noun)

    title; appellation; name

Editors Contribution

  1. calling

    Verb form of the word call.

    The number they are calling is accurate and they connected easily.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 19, 2021  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Calling' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2604

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Calling' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2102

How to pronounce Calling?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Calling in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Calling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Calling in a Sentence

  1. Crystal Moten:

    The idea of calling it racial bias lessens the blow, do you want to lessen the blow or do you want to eradicate racism? I want to eradicate racism.

  2. Peter Pitts:

    Calling for The FDA to use this data is pretty revolutionary, in the past this kind of data was not considered gold standard.

  3. Mark Goldring:

    Nobody we talked to gave us a sense of great hope, whether that was from the international community or from the government, so we need to keep calling for a ceasefire, a political solution.

  4. Evangelos Venizelos:

    I am calling on and begging the Greek people and wise political parties of the country: now that we have eaten the donkey and almost all its tail and we only have a small part - a difficult bit at the end - to offer their help so that we won't get into a new adventure.

  5. Gwen Carr:

    So, we're calling on the de Blasio administration, fire those cops, you have the power. Assert your power.

Images & Illustrations of Calling

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