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Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Cammocknoun

    An herb; the same with petty whin , or restharrow .

    Etymology: cammoc, Saxon.

    Its flower is papilionaceous, and succeeded by a swelling pod, sometimes long, and sometimes short, which is bivalve, and filled with kidney-shaped seeds. There are many species of this plant, of which four sorts grow wild in England; and that called the prickly restharrow, with purple flowers, is used in medicine. The roots of this plant spread far under ground, and are so tough, that, in ploughing, it often stops the oxen. Philip Miller.


  1. cammock

    Ononis spinosa is a plant belonging to the family Fabaceae, that is commonly known as spiny restharrow or just restharrow. It is found throughout much of Europe including Britain, but seldom as far north as Scotland.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cammocknoun

    a plant having long hard, crooked roots, the Ononis spinosa; -- called also rest-harrow. The Scandix Pecten-Veneris is also called cammock

  2. Etymology: [AS. cammoc.]

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Cammock is ranked #84136 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Cammock surname appeared 223 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Cammock.

    73% or 163 total occurrences were Black.
    19.2% or 43 total occurrences were White.
    3.5% or 8 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    3.1% or 7 total occurrences were of two or more races.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cammock in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cammock in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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