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Gender: Male Meaning of Hancock: "shellfish-gatherer" Origin of Hancock: English

The name Hancock is a boy's name of English origin meaning "shellfish-gatherer". Hancock and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Water and discussed in our forums with posts like "Create a Primary School (Year 1)".

From the experts:

Surname of Declaration signer sure to present playground complications.

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Famous People Named Hancock

John Hancock, American businessman and patriot

Pop Culture References for the name Hancock

Boa Hancock the Pirate Empress, character from the anime/manga "One Piece"
"Hancock," 2008 movie starring Will Smith
John Hancock, character in Fallout 4