noun Arabian Mythology.
Origin of roc
Examples from the Web for roc
A Rochester (ROC) passenger approached a ticket counter to check in and stated to the ticket agent that he had a bomb in his bag.
Roc Nation did not respond to multiple requests to confirm that they had signed the rapper to their label.Politician Scores Rapper Endorsement, Prostitution Problems Follow|Ben Jacobs|June 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Watch Jay-Z's "Roc Boys (And The Winner Is)..." music video.
As soon as the roc sees you, he will fly away for fear, and leave you at liberty.The Arabian Nights Entertainments|Anonymous
In every way Roc behaved so well that for his sake all his men were treated kindly and allowed many privileges.Buccaneers and Pirates of Our Coasts|Frank Richard Stockton
Times like these, a lump like a roc's egg would rise in the boy's throat.The Best Short Stories of 1917|Various
It is at the base of the massive Roc which bears aloft the chateau that is sculptured Bartholdis celebrated lion.Castles and Chateaux of Old Burgundy|Francis Miltoun
The little boy thought they looked as if they were roc's eggs, blocks of big ruby eggs.Men, Women and Ghosts|Amy Lowell