, a variant of Brook, or originally a nickname for someone thought to resemble a badger ( Middle English broc(k)).
transferred from the surname.
a male badger.
Origin: From broc, itself from a source akin to Irish broc, Welsh broch, Cornish brogh.
Brock, known in Japan as Takeshi, is a video game character in the Pokémon franchise. In the Pokémon video games, he is the Gym Leader of Pewter City and mainly uses Rock-type Pokémon. In the anime series, he left his position as a Gym Leader to travel alongside Ash Ketchum and become a revered Pokémon Breeder. He later cultivates his skill in medicine. As of the latest Japanese episode, Brock is at Pewter City to train to be a Pokémon Doctor. He has also appeared in several Pokémon manga series, including Pokémon Adventures and the Ash & Pikachu manga.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
brok, n. a badger—hence, from the smell, a dirty, stinking fellow.—adj. Brocked (Scot.), variegated, having a mixture of black and white. [From the Celt., as in Gael. broc, a badger, which is from Gael. breac, speckled.]
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The numerical value of brock in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of brock in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
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