Meaning and Name Origin
Taurus \ta(u)-rus\ 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 1 feminine form: Taura.
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 the boy name Taurus and corresponding names. The only prominent variation form of Taurus (#unlisted) rated in the Top 1000 is Taurean. This boy name reached the top of its popularity during 1980-1989 and has become less widespread since. (2014 Birth Statistics)