What does Brock mean?
Brock /brock/ [1 syll.] as a boys' name is pronounced brahk. It is of Middle English, Old English and Celtic origin, and the meaning of Brock is "badger-like". Transferred use of the surname.
Related boy name: Braxton.Kreatif forms: Babrock, Brockba, Brockna. [more]
How popular is Brock?
Brock is a somewhat popular first name for men (#701 out of 1220, Top 57%) and an even more popular last name for both adults and children (#502 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Brock for boys. Brock entered the list in 1960-1969 and reached its peak position of #244 in the U.S. in 2003, and is currently at #417. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Braxton (#121 in 2014) is the only other popular alternative form of Brock (#417 in 2014) rated in the Top 1000. These boy names reached the top of their popularity in 2012 (usage of 0.7695%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.731%, down 5%). Braxton (#121) and Brock (#417) are two of the more fashionable birth names here. Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of Brock and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Brock▲ is pronounced similarly to Breck, Brick, Brik, Brook▼ and Brooke. Other recommended similar baby names are Barack, Brice▼, Brooks▲, Brose, Bruce▼, Bryce▲, Crock and Krock. These names tend to be less commonly used than Brock.