ГОЛОС _|_ VOTE, VOICE / GOLOS [ˈɡoɫəs] 

Hint with an alternative definition: it is a glare, loud voice to glorify, say, growl or sing a song, it goes for logos (knowledge)

Hint with composition: vocalize + os (base)

Hint with transformations: call + vox > call-ox > golos

Hints with translation + consonant words (by sounds or letters): go + loud clouds (like a speech bubble in comics) / silence is golden, so the voice is a gold-loss / gallows will take your voice (if you will speak too loud) / free words are our goals / clear voice is like a glass, it is full of reflections, it is transparent but can be lost & broken

Hints with a mirror: dia’logues (mirror) / so log (silent & dumb) | go los (a lot of voice)

Latin tip: gallus — cock has a loud voice

Mental visualization: Г (throat) + O (speech bubble) + Л (mouth with a smirk) + O (spoken word) + C (ear)