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  1. invocateverb

    To invoke or implore

    If Dagon be thy god, Go to his temple, invocate his aid. uE000369579uE001 Milton.

  2. invocateverb

    To summon or conjure up

  3. Etymology: From invocare; invocatus, past participle of invocare. See invoke.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. To Invocateverb

    To invoke; to implore; to call upon; to pray to.

    Etymology: invoco, Latin.

    Poor key-cold figure of a holy king!
    Be't lawful, that I invocate thy ghost,
    To hear the lamentations of poor Anne. William Shakespeare, Rich. III.

    If Dagon be thy god,
    Go to his temple, invocate his aid
    With solemnest devotion. John Milton, Agonistes.

    Here rather let me drudge, and earn my bread,
    'Till vermin or the draff of servile food
    Consume me, and oft invocated death
    Hasten the welcome end of all my pains. John Milton, Agonistes.

    Here rather let me drudge, and earn my bread,
    'Till vermin or the draff of servile food
    Consume me, and oft invocated death
    Hasten the welcome end of all my pains. John Milton, Agonist.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Invocateverb

    to invoke; to call on, or for, in supplication; to implore

  2. Etymology: [L. invocatus, p. p. of invocare. See Invoke.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Invocate

    in′vo-kāt, v.t. to invoke or call on solemnly or with prayer; to implore.—n. Invocā′tion, the act or the form of invocating or addressing in prayer or supplication: a call or summons, especially a judicial order: any formal invoking of the blessing of God, esp. an opening prayer in a public religious service, and the petitions in the Litany addressed to God in each person and in the Trinity.—adj. Invoc′atory, that invokes: making invocation. [See Invoke.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of invocate in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of invocate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8


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