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pinWhat does Taurus mean?

Taurus /tau-rus/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is pronounced TAH-rus. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Taurus is "bull".

From Taurinus, a saint's name. Name of a constellation with the forequarters of a bull and is the second sign of the astrological zodiac. "Toro" is the Spanish word for "bull".


Taurus has 4 variants: Taurean, Taurino, Tauro and Toro.

Taurus has 1 feminine form: Taura.

Kreatif forms: Tarrus, Thurus, Tirus. [more]

pinHow popular is Taurus?

Taurus is a rare given name for men. Taurus is also a rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of Taurus and corresponding names. Taurean is the only prominent variation form of Taurus (not ranked) rated in the Top 1000. This boy name reached the top of its popularity during the years 1980-1989 (usage of 0.023%) and has become less widespread since. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Taurean in U.S.

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

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Taurus is alike in pronunciation to Tyrus. Another recommended similar baby name is Maurus. Like Taurus, these names are not frequently used.