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 Guy Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "The Makeover Baby Name Game".
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.