invocative

adjective

in·​voca·​tive
ə̇nˈväkətiv;
ˈinvəˌkātiv,
-vōˌ-

Word History

Etymology

Late Latin invocativus, from Latin invocatus (past participle of invocare to invoke) + -ivus -ive

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“Invocative.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/invocative. Accessed 28 May. 2024.

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