, 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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I happen to like Hillary Clinton, but I am astounded by some of the people that she has hired, including David Brock.
It is a fiery whirlwind that soars across the sky. Let it engulf Brock Allen Turner. (Dan A. Turner) (Judge Aaron Persky).
We’ve got some really great people … like [director] Brock Long over at FEMA, the administration is being very focused on making sure the state has everything it needs.
We take the concerns board member David Brock raises seriously and are working to address them. i'm open to returning to the board and I share their desire to find a way to move forward.
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.
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