Taran Family History
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Taran Name Meaning
Polish and Ukrainian: nickname for a man of powerful build, from Polish and Ukrainian taran ‘battering ram’. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic) and Ukrainian: either a nickname from Ukrainian taran ‘pock’, or a metonymic occupational name from another meaning of the same word, ‘tool used in a churn for butter making’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Baran, Tatar, Karan, Tarin, Tabak, Tara, Haran, Tahan, Taras, Kara