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".
1 feminine form: Taura.Creative forms:
(male) Thurus, Tirus, ..
(female) Taurah, Taury, .. Middle name pairings:
Taurus Bishop (T.B.), ..
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)
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. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy 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.
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.