What does Straus mean?
Straus [straus] as a boys' name is of German origin, and the meaning of Straus is "bouquet; ostrich; fight". Surname. In the past, inns or taverns may have been named after the ostrich. Composers Johann and Richard Strauss; retailer Isidor Straus.
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Straus has 1 variant: Strauss.Creative forms:
(male) Strsa, Strso, ..
(female) Strsea, Strsee, .. Middle name pairings:
Straus Denver (S.D.), ..
How popular is Straus?
Straus is an unusual first name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#11283 out of 150436, Top 7%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Straus has not been ranked in the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Argus, Arius, Artus, Astraeus, Cirrus, Claus, Cyrus▲, Darius▼, Fergus, Firus, Hermus, Jarius, Klaus, Marcus, Marius, Markus, Mattaus, Nereus, Saraph, Saul, Seamus▲, Seoras, Seraph, Sergius, Servaas, Servas, Servatus, Seumus, Sextus, Shamus, Shaul, Shaun▼, Shays, Silas▲, Siorus, Siraj, Sirius, Sixtus, Sofus, Sophus, Spears, Stacy▼, Stan▼, Stana, Stark, Starr, Stasius, Stearn, Stearns, Stefanus, Stian, Stiles, Stones, Strahan, Strom, Strong, Stuart▼, Styles, Sylas▲, Tyrus and Ursus. These names tend to be more frequently used than Straus.See names in meaning and etymology.