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What does Tabor mean?

Tabor Pronunciation of Tabor [ta-bor] as a boys' name is pronounced TAY-bor. It is of Hungarian and Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Tabor is "encampment; misfortune, bad luck". Biblical: Mount Tabor, a landmark mountain near Nazareth. Taber is an Irish name meaning "well".

Associated with: biblical, irish (gaelic).


Tabor has 5 variants: Taber, Taibor, Tavor, Tayber and Taybor.

Related boy name: Tab.

Creative forms:
(male) Talbor, Trabor, ..

(female) Tater, Tatos, ..

Middle name pairings:
Tabor Ricardo (T.R.), ..

How popular is Tabor?

Tabor is an unusual first name for men but a very prominent last name for all people (#2213 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related boy names. The only popular variation form of Tabor (not ranked) ranked in the Top 2000 is Tab. Adoption of this form of Tabor was well-received among parents 55 years ago (#1176). (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Tab in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Tabor and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Tabor is pronounced similarly to Tibor. Other suggested similar names are Gabor, Gibor, Hebor, Major, Mayor, Mazor, Nazor, Tabb, Tabib, Tahir, Tahoe, Tailor, Talon, Talor, Tamir, Taos, Taro, Taron, Taso, Tavon, Taylor, Teador, Tedor, Thor, Todor, Tor, Tudor and Tylor. These names tend to be more frequently used than Tabor.

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