Definition of Hockey. Meaning of Hockey. Synonyms of Hockey

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Definition of Hockey

Hockey
Hockey Hock"ey, n. [From Hook, n.] 1. A game in which two parties of players, armed with sticks curved or hooked at the end, attempt to drive any small object (as a ball or a bit of wood) toward opposite goals. 2. The stick used by the players. [Written also hookey and hawkey.]

Meaning of Hockey from wikipedia

- types of hockey such as bandy, field hockey, ice hockey and rink hockey. In most of the world, the term hockey by itself refers to field hockey, while in...
- Field hockey is a team sport of the hockey family. Each team plays with ten field players and a goalkeeper, and must carry a round, hard, plastic hockey ball...
- Ice hockey is a contact winter team sport pla**** on ice skates, usually on an rink. Two opposing teams, typically fielding six skaters each, use sticks...
- The United Hockey League (UHL), originally known as the Colonial Hockey League from 1991 to 1997 and last known as the International Hockey League from...
- The National Hockey League (NHL; French: Ligue nationale de hockey—LNH) is a professional ice hockey league in North America comprising 32 teams—25 in...
- goal. The sport is considered a form of hockey and has a common background with ice hockey and field hockey. Bandy has also been influenced by the rules...
- Canada Hockey League Quebec Junior Hockey League Manitoba Junior Hockey League Maritime Junior A Hockey League (1967 as Metro Valley Junior Hockey League;...
- India men's national field hockey team represents India in international Field hockey competitions, and is governed by Hockey India. The team was formerly...
- women's national field hockey team (nicknamed the Nabhvarna) represents India in international field hockey, and is governed by Hockey India. Nabhvarna are...
- The Kontinental Hockey League (KHL; Russian: Континентальная хоккейная лига (КХЛ), romanized: Kontinental'naya khokkeynaya liga) is an international professional...