Origin: ME socke < OE socc < L soccus, type of light, low-heeled shoe < Gr sukchis, prob. of Phrygian orig.; akin to Avestan haxa-, sole of the foot
Origin: Early ModE < cant
See sock in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English socke
Origin: , from Old English socc, a kind of light shoe
Origin: , from Latin soccus
Origin: , possibly from Greek sunkhis, sukkhos, Phrygian shoe.
verb socked, sock·ing, socks socks verb, transitive
Origin: Origin unknown.
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