score, nock, mark(verb)
make small marks into the surface of
"score the clay before firing it"
Either of the two grooves in a bow that hold the bowstring.
The notch at the rear of an arrow that fits on the bowstring.
To fit an arrow against the bowstring of a bow or crossbow.
To cut a nock in (usually in an arrow's base or the tips of a bow).
Origin: "notch on a bow," late 14c., probably from a Scandinavian source (cf. Swed. nock "notch"), but cf. also Low Ger. nokk, Du. nok "tip of a sail." (source: http://www.etymonline.com/index.php?term=nock)
the upper fore corner of a boom sail or of a trysail
to notch; to fit to the string, as an arrow; to string, as a bow
Origin: [See Notch.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
nok, n. the forward upper end of a sail that sets with a boom: a notch, esp. that on the butt-end of an arrow for the string. [Cf. Notch.]
The numerical value of nock in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of nock in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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