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What does Taurus mean?

Taurus Pronunciation of Taurus 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)


VARIANTS Taurean, Taurino, Tauro, Toro




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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. (2018 BIRTH STATISTICS)

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

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

Which version is better?

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 sound-alike 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.