Definitions for hockey
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word hockey.
field hockey, hockeynoun
a game resembling ice hockey that is played on an open field; two opposing teams use curved sticks try to drive a ball into the opponents' net
ice hockey, hockey, hockey gamenoun
a game played on an ice rink by two opposing teams of six skaters each who try to knock a flat round puck into the opponents' goal with angled sticks
Variation of oche.
Etymology: Unknown origin, 16th century, possibly related to hook due to the curvature of the stick.
a game in which two parties of players, armed with sticks curved or hooked at the end, attempt to drive any small object (as a ball or a bit of wood) toward opposite goals
the stick used by the players
Etymology: [From Hook, n.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
hok′i, n. a game at ball played with a club or stick curved at one end, shinty.—Also Hook′ey. [Prob. O. Fr. hoquet, a crook.]
hok′i, n. (prov.) harvest-home, the harvest-supper.—Also Hawk′ey, Hork′ey.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
A game in which two parties of players provided with curved or hooked sticks seek to drive a ball or puck through opposite goals. This applies to either ice hockey or field hockey.
A type of sport.
Hockey is a great team sport.
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Etymology and Origins
Expresses the diminutive of hook, the club used in this game being only slightly hooked at the end.
The numerical value of hockey in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of hockey in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
We’re just finding ways to lose hockey games.
It is hard to put in words what this means, hockey is a big thing in Finland. We have come close a couple of times, and it's finally nice to get the first one. We played a great tournament, and this is the reward.
It proves you're true hockey fans.
This attack continues for approximately 16 seconds until Foy is knocked down by another rioter. ... Foy raises his hockey stick above his head in celebration.
He's played real good hockey for us, he's the best goalie in the playoffs as far as I'm concerned and he will be.
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- hoqueiCatalan, Valencian
- Eishockey, HockeyGerman
- hockey, hockey sur glace, hockey sur gazonFrench
- hocaidhScottish Gaelic
- jégkorong, hokiHungarian
- հոկեյ, մականախաղArmenian
- haaki, HᐋᑭInuktitut
- hokej, хокејSerbo-Croatian
- ishockey, hockeySwedish
- хокей, гокейUkrainian
- khúc côn cầuVietnamese
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