Where Did the Term Pollock Come from?

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The term pollock is a derogatory term for people of Polish decent. Nobody knows who exactly came up with the name but it isn't very nice to call someone that.
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Pollock as a surname comes from the parish of Pollock, in Renfrewshire, Scotland. The word Pollock, meaning fool, is derived from podlok which is like a Lumpfish. That is a large clumsy fish.
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