Of or pertaining to calling; used in calling; specifically (Gram.), used in address; appellative; -- said of that case or form of the noun, pronoun, or adjective, in which a person or thing is addressed; as, Domine, O Lord.
- Relating to, characteristic of, or used in calling.
- Of, relating to, or being a grammatical case in certain inflected languages to indicate the person or thing being addressed.
- The vocative case.
- A word or form in the vocative case.