What is called?

  • (adj): Given or having a specified name.
    Example: "They called his name Jesus"; "forces...which Empedocles called 'love' and 'hate'"
    Synonyms: named
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on called:

The Term "Gnosticism"
... the school of Valentinus as he legomene gnostike haeresis "the heresy called Learned (gnostic)" ... work On the Detection and Overthrow of Knowledge Falsely So Called, (Greek elenchos kai anatrope tes pseudonymou gnoseos genitive case ...
Eight-ball - Informal Rule Variations - Canada
... game, unless one was hooked (snookered) by one's opponent (even then, if a pocket is called for the 8, as opposed to "just a shot", i.e ... shots in informal games, as long as they are called as split shots, and the hit is in fact simultaneous to the human eye ... a shot is a visit-ending (but not ball-in-hand) foul if one pockets one's called shot but also pockets another ball incidentally, even if it is one's own (however, if that ...
Breidablik
... of Asgard "Then there is also in that place the abode called Breidablik, and there is not in heaven a fairer dwelling." Later in the work, when Snorri describes Baldr, he gives a longer description, citing Grímnism ...
Torque - Terminology
... In the UK and in US mechanical engineering, this is called moment of force shortened usually to moment ... object (the concept which in physics is called torque) ... as a drill bit accelerating from rest, the resulting moment is called a torque ...
Earned Value Management - Introduction To EVM
... include a project plan that identifies work to be accomplished, a valuation of planned work, called Planned Value (PV) or Budgeted Cost of Work Scheduled (BCWS), and pre-defined “earning rules ...

More definitions of "called":

  • (adj): Known or spoken of as.
    Example: "Though she is named Katherine, she is called Kitty"
    Synonyms: known as

Famous quotes containing the word called:

    What is called a road there ... is only an indistinct vista through the wood, which it takes an experienced eye to detect.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    Some think to avoid the influence of metaphysical errors, by paying no attention to metaphysics; but experience shows that these men beyond all others are held in an iron vice of metaphysical theory, because by theories that they have never called in question.
    Charles Sanders Peirce (1839–1914)

    Let nothing be called natural
    In an age of bloody confusion,
    Ordered disorder, planned caprice,
    And dehumanized humanity, lest all things
    Be held unalterable!
    Bertolt Brecht (1898–1956)