Origin of the name TARAS.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name TARAS.
TARAS (Τάρας). Greek.
Either the same as Tarasios
(q.v.), meaning "diviner, prophet," or from the Indo-European root *ter-, meaning "to cross,
go beyond." In mythology, Taras is the name
of a son of Neptune. (Aryan
Word-building, Holbrooke, 1910; A Classical Dictionary, Lemprière,
1839) Usage: Greece,
Russia and Ukraine (Тарас).