Meaning of JOCK in English

/jok/ , n.

1. Scot. and Irish Eng.

a. a nickname for John .

b. an innocent lad; country boy.

2. Brit. Informal.

a. a Scottish soldier or a soldier in a Scottish regiment.

b. any Scot.

3. a male given name.

[ 1500-10 ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .