Lexicographical Neighbors of Rullock
rullock (current term)
Literary usage of Rullock
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Ainsworth's Magazine: A Miscellany of Romance, General Literature, & Art by William Harrison Ainsworth, George Cruikshank, Hablot Knight Browne (1848)
"HOW JOE rullock DID THE REVENUE. THE Pretty Polly was the fastest, ... Joe rullock loved his craft, as does every good sailor ; she was his care, his pride, ..."
2. An Etymological Dictionary of the English Language by Walter William Skeat (1893)
"•ROWLOCK, ROLLOCK, rullock. The history of this word is imperfectly known ... a rowlock, rullock, or oar-hole. The AS ¡oc is also allied to AS /oc« = the ..."