What does barrack mean?
Definitions for barrack
This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word barrack.
a building or group of buildings used to house military personnel
lodge in barracks
cheer, root on, inspire, urge, barrack, urge on, exhort, pep upverb
spur on or encourage especially by cheers and shouts
"The crowd cheered the demonstrating strikers"
jeer, scoff, flout, barrack, gibeverb
laugh at with contempt and derision
"The crowd jeered at the speaker"
To jeer and heckle; to attempt to disconcert by verbal means.
To cheer for a team; to jeer at the opposition team or at the umpire (after an adverse decision).
Etymology: From baraque; from barraca.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: barracca, Span.
a building for soldiers, especially when in garrison. Commonly in the pl., originally meaning temporary huts, but now usually applied to a permanent structure or set of buildings
a movable roof sliding on four posts, to cover hay, straw, etc
to supply with barracks; to establish in barracks; as, to barrack troops
to live or lodge in barracks
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
bar′ak, n. a building for soldiers, esp. in garrison (generally in pl.). [Fr. baraque (It. baracca, Sp. barraca, a tent); acc. to Diez from barra, bar.]
Surnames Frequency by Census Records
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Barrack is ranked #35294 in terms of the most common surnames in America.
The Barrack surname appeared 638 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Barrack.
90.1% or 575 total occurrences were White.
3.7% or 24 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
3.4% or 22 total occurrences were Black.
1.4% or 9 total occurrences were of two or more races.
The numerical value of barrack in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of barrack in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Examples of barrack in a Sentence
We are a company dedicated to investments in Cuba and have been investing in real estate under Presidents Bush Sr., Bush Jr., Bill Clinton, Barrack Obama and now Trump.
He did things because he wanted to, the idea that Tom Barrack was controlled by anybody is nonsense.
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Translations for barrack
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- ثُكْنَة, ثكنةArabic
- барак, казармаBelarusian
- casernaCatalan, Valencian
- kasárny, barákCzech
- Kaserne, BarackeGerman
- kazerno, soldatejoEsperanto
- barraca, cuartelSpanish
- quartier, chambrée, caserneFrench
- thie sidoor, barrickManx
- laktanya, barakk, kaszárnyaHungarian
- caserma, guarnigioneItalian
- バラック, 兵舎Japanese
- barakkiKalaallisut, Greenlandic
- kazerne, barrakDutch
- барак, казармаRussian
- kàsārna, ка̀са̄рнаSerbo-Croatian
- முகாம் ஒன்றினைக்Tamil
- барак, казармаUkrainian
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