The name Brock is a boy's name of English origin meaning "badger". Brock is ranked #521 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Cool Cowboy Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "How many ____s do you know?".
From the experts:
Brock is a rock solid name, with a touch of preppy sophistication. It ranked solidly in the 200s-300s from 1975 until 2014, but has since tumbled a bit.
Among Brocks who lived up to their name are Brock Peters (actually born George), who played Tom Robinson in To Kill a Mockingbird; Brock Pemberton, a founder of the Tony Awards; and Brock Chisholm, the first director-general of the World Health Organization.
Brock is the traditional name given to a badger in folk tales.