Meaning of Taurus


Pronunciation: (tôr'us), [key]
— gen. Tau•ri
  1. the Bull, a zodiacal constellation between Gemini and Aries, containing the bright star Aldebaran.
    1. the second sign of the zodiac: the fixed earth sign. See illus. underzodiac.
    2. a person born under this sign, usually between April 20th and May 20th.


Pronunciation: (tôr'us), [key]
— n.
  1. a mountain range in S Turkey: highest peak, 12,251 ft. (3734 m).
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