What is a bloke?

What is a bloke? Here are some definitions.

Noun
  1. (informal) A man, a fellow; an ordinary man, a man on the street. [From 1847.]
  2. (now chiefly Quebec, colloquial) An anglophone man.
  3. (Australia) An exemplar of a certain masculine, independent male archetype.
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Been in a meeting with a bloke who talked solidly for two hours practically without taking a breath.
I managed to jump the first four queues after explaining the situation to the bloke on the door.
One bloke who was wearing nifty black and blue shoes had a trick where he dropped down onto one hand.
Yes, my use of the name Dave is definitely something to do with me wanting to be an ordinary bloke.
Curiously all the Lambeth residents I know think he's a sound bloke who has the right idea, and that's not just the smokers.
People dress up to go out, so bring your glad rags and perhaps even a tie, if you're a bloke.

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