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Boy Name: Taro

Name: Taro
Pronunciation: \t(a)-ro\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: big boy
Origin: Japanese
Sounds Like: Toro, Tauro
Similar Names: Aaro, Taso, Faro, Maro, Taron


Taro \t(a)-ro\ as a boy's name is pronounced tah-roh. It is of Japanese origin, and the meaning of Taro is "big boy".

Baby names that sound like Taro are Toro and Tauro. Other similar baby names are Aaro, Taso, Faro, Maro and Taron.


Taro is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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