The male equivalent of witch.
(originally Scotland and Northern UK) A man in league with the Devil; a male magic-user, a wizard.
Other Word Forms of Warlock
Origin of Warlock
From Old English wÇ£rloga, from wÇ£r (“promise") (from Proto-Indo-European *wÄ“r- (“true"); compare veritable) + loga (“liar"), from lÄ“ogan (> English lie); the ending in -ock is from Scottish & Northern English.
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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