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What does Taurus mean?

Taurus [tau-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".

Associated with: saint, constellation (star).

Variations

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

Taurus has 1 feminine form: Taura.

Kreatif forms:
(male) Thurus, Tirus, ..

(female) Taurusty, Taury, ..

How 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)

VIEW POPULARITY

Ranking and usage % can show different trends depending on the distribution of names that year.

Presented below is the baby name popularity of Taurus for boys. Taurus entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its highest position of #937 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Taurus name in U.S.

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

Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of Taurus and corresponding names. Taurean is the only other prominent variation form of Taurus rated in the Top 2000. These forms of Taurus reached the top of their popularity in the 1980s.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Taurus, Taurean in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Taurus is alike in pronunciation to Terris, Terrius and Tyrus. Other recommended names are Cadmus, Caius, Cirrus, Cyrus, Dacius, Darius, Darrius, Emerus, Fabius, Faunus, Faustus, Fawnus, Firus, Florus, Hampus, Icarus, Ikarus, Jairus, Janus, Jarius, Lazarus, Lugus, Magnus, Magus, Manus, Marcus, Marius, Markus, Mateus, Maurus, Paulus, Rasmus, Rastus, Rufus, Seumus, Siorus, Tacitus, Tallis, Tallys, Talys, Tamas, Tamhas, Tannis, Taos, Taran, Tarek, Taren, Tareq, Tarik, Tarin, Tariq, Taro, Taron, Tarren, Tarrin, Tarron, Tarryn, Tarun, Tau, Tavaris, Tavarous (see Tavaris), Tevarus, Thadeus, Thurle, Tigris, Titus, Toru, Tris, True, Turbo, Turck and Turk. These names tend to be more frequently used than Taurus.


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