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Wiktionary

  1. Brock(ProperNoun)

    transferred from the surname.

    Etymology: From broc, itself from a source akin to Irish broc, Welsh broch, Cornish brogh.

  2. brock(Noun)

    a male badger.

    Etymology: From broc, itself from a source akin to Irish broc, Welsh broch, Cornish brogh.

  3. brock(Verb)

    to taunt

    Etymology: From broc, itself from a source akin to Irish broc, Welsh broch, Cornish brogh.

  4. Brock(ProperNoun)

    An English and Scottish surname, a variant of Brook, or originally a nickname for someone thought to resemble a badger ).

  5. Brock(ProperNoun)

    A male given name transferred from the surname.

    "I suppose you," she said, "were named for General Clive." "I was. And my father was named for General Brock." "General Brock?" she asked, mystified. "General Isaac Brock, you know. The Battle of Queenston Heights, where we defeated the Americans." Her puzzled expression showed that she had not heard of the occasion. Young Busby was shocked.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Brock(noun)

    a badger

  2. Brock(noun)

    a brocket

Freebase

  1. Brock

    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

  1. Brock

    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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How to pronounce Brock?

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How to say Brock in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Brock in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Brock in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Brock in a Sentence

  1. Mark Leibovich:

    The really depressing thing about her and Clinton World is you look at Trump and you look at her and you say, 'OK, it's apples to oranges. This person is prepared. She's experienced. She knows the world.' ... And then you wake up November whatever and Hillary Clinton is the next president and, you know, a lot of America is feeling good that, you know, this menace has been left at the door, and then you wake up and you see, you know, Sid Blumenthal and Mark Penn and, you know, David Brock lining up to become senior advisers to the president. And you're like, 'Oh, this is what we're all feeling good about?'.

  2. Lou Brock:

    I am disappointed that I won’t be able to make the event, jackie (Brock’s wife) and I appreciate the prayers and support we have received from our many friends and fans in the Cardinals community. We count ourselves blessed that I am receiving the best possible medical treatment and we look forward to seeing many more Cardinals World Series championships in the future.

  3. Daniel Cormier:

    There's a guy I've known for a long time, he's a wrestler. He's an All-American. He's a former UFC champion. I never thought I would fight him -- but Brock Lesnar, get you’re a-- in here!

  4. Bernie Sanders:

    I happen to like Hillary Clinton, but I am astounded by some of the people that she has hired, including David Brock.

  5. Melanie Hexen:

    It is a fiery whirlwind that soars across the sky. Let it engulf Brock Allen Turner. (Dan A. Turner) (Judge Aaron Persky).

Images & Illustrations of Brock

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