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Smart Baby Names: Dictionary of Baby Names, Meanings and Origins.

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Boy Name: Tau

Name: Tau
Pronunciation: \tau\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: lion
Origin: African
Sounds Like: Taj, Tay, Thu
Similar Names: Tab, Tad, Tal, Tan, Taz, Tam


Tau \tau\ as a boy's name is pronounced TAH-oh. It is of African origin, The meaning of Tau is "lion".

Baby names that sound like Tau are Taj, Tay and Thu. Other similar baby names are Tab, Tad, Tal, Tan, Taz and Tam.


Tau 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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