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Meaning of "bock beer" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD BOCK BEER

From German Bock bier, literally: buck beer, name given through folk etymology to beer brewed in Einbeck, near Hanover.
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PRONUNCIATION OF BOCK BEER

bock beer  [bɒk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF BOCK BEER

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Bock beer is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES BOCK BEER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

bock beer

Bock

Bock is a strong lager of German origin. Several substyles exist, including maibock or heller bock, a paler, more hopped version generally made for consumption at spring festivals; doppelbock, a stronger and maltier version; and eisbock, a much stronger version made by partially freezing the beer and removing the ice that forms. Originally a dark beer, a modern bock can range from light copper to brown in colour. The style is very popular, with many examples brewed internationally.

Definition of bock beer in the English dictionary

The definition of bock beer in the dictionary is heavy dark strong beer. Other definition of bock beer is a light beer.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BOCK BEER

bocaccio
bocage
bocca
Boccaccio
bocce
Boccherini
bocci
boccia
boccie
Boccioni
bocconcini
Boche
Bochum
bock
bockedy
boconcini
bod
boda-boda
bodach
bodacious

WORDS THAT END LIKE BOCK BEER

Bantu beer
barley beer
beer
bottled beer
craft beer
draught beer
ginger beer
guest beer
ice beer
kaffir beer
keg beer
light beer
Meyerbeer
near beer
real beer
root beer
small beer
sorghum beer
spruce beer
wheat beer

Synonyms and antonyms of bock beer in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «bock beer» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF BOCK BEER

Find out the translation of bock beer to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of bock beer from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «bock beer» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

博克啤酒
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

cerveza bock
570 millions of speakers

English

bock beer
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Bock बियर
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

البيرة بوك
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Бок пива
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

bock cerveja
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

বক বিয়ার
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

bock de bière
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Bir bock
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Bockbier
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ボックビール
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

복 맥주
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Bock bir
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

bia bốc
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

போக் பீர்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

बॉक बिअर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Barok bira
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

birra bock
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Bock piwa
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Бок пива
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Bock bere
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

bock μπύρα
15 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Afrikaans

Bock bier
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

bock öl
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

Bock øl
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of bock beer

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BOCK BEER»

The term «bock beer» is normally little used and occupies the 116.172 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BOCK BEER» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about bock beer

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BOCK BEER»

Discover the use of bock beer in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to bock beer and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Bock
A Comprehensive look at this once-forgotten beer style, Bock covers the history, style profiles, procedures, and recipes of this family of beers. In this book, you'll find everything you need to understand, appreciate, and brew bock.
Darryl Richman, 1994
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Dictionary of Beer and Brewing
German bock beers are now brewed by bottom fermentation and are usually dark brown, but pale bocks are increasing in popularity and a distinction is sometimes made between light bock beer and dark bock beer. Modern bockbiers ...
Dan Rabin, Carl Forget, 2014
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The Beer Drinker's Guide to Munich
Bock Beer Outside of Germany, "bock" is a term often mistakenly used to refer to any and all dark beers, such as the Munchner style mentioned above. Within the country, especially in Munich, it is the general term for a strong beer, usually pale  ...
Larry Hawthorne, 2005
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Brewing Battles: A History of American Beer
Ms. Singruen, the first female to speak publicly before a brewers group, gave a talk on “the history of American Brewing Literature.339 Modern Brewery and its contributors advocated bock beer ad campaigns as one response to the need for  ...
Amy Mittelman, 2008
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Beer Advertising Memorabilia
Herbert A. Haydock, Herb Heydock, Helen I. Haydock. Cardboard Cut-out Sign Blatz Brewing Co. Milwaukee, Wisconsin Brewery: 1933- 1 958 Size 13" x 12" Value: $75. Bock Beer The origin of the term "Bock" is in dispute. There are so many ...
Herbert A. Haydock, Herb Heydock, Helen I. Haydock, 2003
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Homebrewing For Dummies
The brew soon became known as Bock beer — a corruption of Beck in the Bavarian accent. Bavarians like to downplay the Einbeck connection in favor of a local interpretation of the beer's origin. Bock means billy goat, which is the animal  ...
Marty Nachel, 2008
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Encyclopaedia of Brewing
This was the original bock beer, which was developed in Einbeck These brewers were amongst the first to use hops as flavouring and preservative. In the Middle Ages this beer was transported from Eisbeck and was sold in Bavaria. The beers  ...
‎2013
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The Oxford Companion to Beer
In 1578 the town of Munich spent 562 guilder on bock beer imported from Einbeck. It was time to copy its success. In 1617 Elias Pichler, a master brewer from Einbeck, was hired for the Hofbräuhaus in Munich to brew a Bavarian version of ...
‎2011
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Baltimore Beer: A Satisfying History of Charm City Brewing
The rollout of bock beer, a strong lager (curiously associated with goats), was a popular springtime ritual in post–World War II Baltimore and remains strong today in Ellicott City. Photo by Jim Burger. advertised with posters that showed a ...
Rob Kasper, 2012
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Beer: A Genuine Collection of Cans
Schell's. Bock. Goats and rams often made their way onto bock beer packaging, and this Schell's can is no exception. German for “billy goat,” the term bock refers to beers that are typically strong, dark, and above average in alcohol content.
Dan Becker, Lance Wilson, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BOCK BEER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term bock beer is used in the context of the following news items.
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Meet Deschutes Brewery?s Karl Ockert
Like Straub, for instance, makes an IPL, India pale lager; they make some really nice Kölsch and an Oktoberfest and a bock beer, really ... «Bend Bulletin, Jul 15»
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Greece Debt Crisis: Greeks Worldwide React To Bank Closures …
She's one of the owners of Bock Beer Restaurant, a German and Central European eatery near the Temple of Olympian Zeus in a touristy ... «International Business Times, Jul 15»
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Ten European Beers You Should Try
Schneider Aventinus: A strong wheat-based bock beer. This one has a rich depth of flavor from the dark malts with notes of banana and dark ... «Free Times, Jun 15»
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Craft-Brewing Leader Gives $1M to Enhance UC Davis Brewing …
... BridgePort Brewing Company in Portland, Oregon; and the Spoetzl Brewery in Shiner, Texas, which is home of the iconic Shiner Bock beer. «Lab Manager Magazine, Jun 15»
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Germans from twin town drop in for a visit
The group also visited Arkell's Brewery, where staff had brewed a special beer – Bock Beer – to pay tribute to German lager. The brewery had ... «This Is Wiltshire, Jun 15»
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How to make Shiner Bock pizza crust, no-cook tomato sauce
bottle Shiner Bock beer, at room temperature 1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil, plus more for coating bowl. Cornmeal, for dusting pan. No-Cook San ... «austin360, Jun 15»
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Brewing notable with Mexican roots donates $1 million to UC Davis …
... Trumer Brauerei in Berkeley, BridgePort Brewing Co. in Portland, Ore., and the Spoetzl Brewery in Shiner, Texas, home of Shiner Bock beer. «Sacramento Bee, Jun 15»
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Craft-brewing leader gives $1 million to enhance UC Davis brewing …
... BridgePort Brewing Company in Portland, Oregon; and the Spoetzl Brewery in Shiner, Texas, which is home of the iconic Shiner Bock beer. «UC Davis, Jun 15»
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Father's Day at PAULANER in NYC
SUMMER BOCK - The Summer Bock beer is a bottom fermented beer with a deep golden color. The combination of different malts gives this ... «Broadway World, Jun 15»
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The pleasures of Porto
Take in the atmosphere while enjoying an octopus fillet with a Super Bock beer on the terrace. 3. Taberno do Largo. Some say they serve the ... «Toronto Star, Jun 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Bock beer [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/bock-beer>. Nov 2022 ».
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