And it was wont to be clept Collos; and so call it the Turks yet.
And there an angel held Jacob still, and turned his name, and clept him Israel.
And after that they pass an arm of the sea, and then they go to another city that is clept Golbache.
From that city of Erzeroum go men to an hill that is clept Sabissocolle.
From that city men go to another city that is clept Gethe, that is a journey from the sea that men clepe the Gravelly Sea.
And they went to dwell in the land of Canaan in a place that is clept Shechem.
And after another that had to name Bendochdare, that slew Melechmenes, for to be sultan, and clept himself Melechdare.
In Ethiopia be many diverse folk; and Ethiope is clept Cusis.
And above the city is a great mountain that also is clept Polombe.
And through that land runneth a great river that is clept Thebe.
"to call; to name" (archaic), from Old English cleopian, clipian "to speak, call; summon, invoke; implore."