Taurus

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Taurus Definition

-Second sign of the zodiac in astrology represented by a bull; one born under this sign.-Mountain chain, southern Turkey, running parallel with the Mediterranean Sea coast. (Wikipedia) - Taurus
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Taurus is Latin for "Bull" and may refer to:

  • Taurus (constellation), one of the constellations of the zodiac
  • Bull (mythology), the mythological references around Taurus
  • Taurus (astrology), the astrological sign
  • Bos taurus, a species of cattle
  • Taurus cattle, a breed of cattle
  • Operation Taurus, a planned prosecution against Irish politician Martin McGuinness
Contents
  • 1 People
    • 1.1 Romans
  • 2 Places
  • 3 Vehicles
  • 4 Companies
  • 5 Software
  • 6 Music
  • 7 Fiction
  • 8 See also
People
  • Taurus (group)
  • Taurus Sykes (born 1975), a professional boxer
  • Tarrus Riley, reggae singer who initially worked as a deejay under the name Taurus
Romans
  • Titus Statilius Taurus, the name of a line of four Roman senators
  • Titus Statilius Taurus Corvinus, Roman consul in 45
  • Taurus Volusianus, Roman consul in 261
  • Taurus (consul 361), Roman consul in 361
  • Taurus (consul 428), Roman consul in 428, nephew of the previous
  • Taurus Seleucus Cyrus, better known as Cyrus of Panopolis, Roman consul in 441 and writer
Places
  • Taurus Mountains in modern-day Turkey
  • Montes Taurus, a mountainous region on the Moon
Vehicles

Military

  • Taurus rocket, an American space launch vehicle
  • Taurus missile KEPD 150/350, a Swedish/German cruise missile
  • HMS Taurus, two ships of the Royal Navy
  • USNS Taurus (T-AK-273), a vehicle landing ship
  • USS Taurus (AF-25), a cargo ship in WWII
  • USS Taurus (PHM-3), a hydrofoil formerly operated by the United States Navy
  • Bristol Taurus, a 14-cylinder two-row radial aircraft engine
  • Taurus Armoured Recovery Vehicle, a Canadian ARV based on the Leopard 1 tank
  • ST Taurus a tug in service with Panfido Rim., Italy 1949-84.
  • Taurus (locomotive), a widely known name for the EuroSprinter 64 U+ locomotive

Civilian

  • Marketing name of the Eurosprinter ES 64 U family of electric locomotives
  • Ford Taurus, currently a full-size (mid-size from 1986–present) car by the Ford Motor Company
  • South Devon Railway locomotive Taurus, a 0-6-0ST steam locomotive
  • The Taurus Express (Toros Ekspresi), a Turkish passenger train
  • Pipistrel Taurus, a 2 seat, self launching ultralight sailplane
Companies
  • Taurus (manufacturer), a Brazilian gun manufacturer
Software
  • TAURUS (share trading), an unsuccessful IT project at the London Stock Exchange
Music
  • Taurus Here, 2005 debut single by Crunk&B trio, Taurus
  • Taurus I, II and III – a trilogy of musical pieces, by Mike Oldfield in the 1980s.
  • Moog Taurus, a synthesizer
  • TV-2 (Taurus version 2), a Danish band.
  • Taurus (instrumental), a 1968 instrumental by Spirit
Fiction
  • Taurus Bulba, a villain in the animated television series Darkwing Duck
  • Taurus (comics), a Marvel Comics villain
  • Taurus (film), a 2001 Russian film
  • Taurus (G.I. Joe), a character in the G.I. Joe universe
  • Taurus, aka Ox, a villain in the anime of Mega Man Star Force, see: List of Mega Man Star Force characters#FM-ians

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