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Gender: M Origin of Jock: Scottish variation of Jack Meaning of Jack: English, diminutive of John, "God is gracious"

This is a Scottish pet form of John, the equivalent of Jack in England. Has long been used as a generic name for a Scotsman, here it's a generic name for a--well--jock.

Famous People Named Jock

Sir John Henry ('Jock') Delves Broughton, 1888-1942, British settler in Kenya, tried for and acquitted of the murder of the Earl of Errol in 1941
Jock Gaynor, American actor, producer, and writer

Pop Culture References for the Name Jock

Jock, an athlete or someone who is athletic
Jock, a Scottish terrier from Disney's Lady and the Tramp

Jocko, Joco, Jocoby, Jocolby

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