What does Bullock mean?

Definitions for Bullock
ˈbʊl əkbul·lock

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bullocknoun

    young bull

  2. bullock, steernoun

    castrated bull


  1. bullocknoun

    A young bull.

  2. bullocknoun

    A castrated bull; an ox.

  3. bullockverb

    To bully.

  4. Etymology: bulluc, corresponding to.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Bullocknoun

    A young bull.

    Etymology: from bull.

    Why, that’s spoken like an honest drover: so they sell bullocks. William Shakespeare, Much ado about Nothing.

    Some drive the herds; here the fierce bullock scorns
    Th’ appointed way, and runs with threat’ning horns. Abraham Cowley.

    Until the transportation of cattle into England was prohibited, the quickest trade of ready money here was driven by the sale of young bullocks. William Temple.


  1. bullock

    A bullock is a young, male cow that has been castrated, primarily raised for meat production in many cultures. It is also commonly used as a draft animal in certain regions.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bullocknoun

    a young bull, or any male of the ox kind

  2. Bullocknoun

    an ox, steer, or stag

  3. Bullockverb

    to bully

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. bullock

    See Pack and Draught Animals.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Bullock is ranked #770 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Bullock surname appeared 44,740 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 15 would have the surname Bullock.

    61.5% or 27,555 total occurrences were White.
    32.9% or 14,746 total occurrences were Black.
    2.2% or 998 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    2.1% or 962 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    0.6% or 273 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.4% or 206 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Bullock in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Bullock in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Bullock in a Sentence

  1. Lee McGrath:

    With the enactment of this legislation, Montana has taken the first step to reform its forfeiture laws, governor Bullock’s signature on HB 463 means that no person acquitted in criminal court in Montana will lose his property through forfeiture in civil court.

  2. Chief Julie Pace:

    Montana Gov. Steve Bullock's pretty unknown to most Americans and faces a real uphill climb in this big field with a lot of Democratic stars, but Montana Gov. Steve Bullock thinks Montana Gov. Steve Bullock has a compelling case to make in a primary where electability has been one of the big questions from Democratic voters.

  3. Cheryl Scherr of Pella:

    I thought Democratic National Committee.With Bullock was very charismatic, and Democratic National Committee.With Bullock answered a lot of good questions and I thought Democratic National Committee.With Bullock had some very fine opinions.

  4. Chief Julie Pace:

    Montana Gov. Steve Bullock's won in a red state and Montana Gov. Steve Bullock's very comfortable talking to Trump voters, something Montana Gov. Steve Bullock has to do in Montana every day.

  5. Governor Bullock:

    Governor Bullock will continue to faithfully and effectively serve the people of Montana as their Governor, while Governor Bullock plans to work hard to elect Democrats in the state and across the country in 2020, it will be in Governor Bullock capacity as a Governor and a senior voice in the Democratic Party -- not as a candidate for US Senate.

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