Taran Family History
Taran Name Meaning
Ukrainian and Polish: nickname for a man of powerful build from 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