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Name Tuur

Meaning:maybe the bearTools:

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Languages of use:Dutch
Is short form of:Arthur
US 2016 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
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About Arthur, the group of names with the same origin as Tuur

Meaning/translation:maybe the bear
Language of origin:Celtic
Info about origin:known from king Arthur, the central character of the Arthurian legend, who presided over the knights of the Round Table (6th century AD)
 the meaning of the name is disputed; maybe from Celtic arth (bear), Latinized as artos
 or from Latin artus (tight)
Words:arth = the bear  Celtic
 artus = tight  Latin
Topics:Arthurian legend
Variants' top ranks:2:Arthur Belgium 2015,  4:Artur Estonia 2016,  6:Arturs Latvia 2014,  7:Arttu Finland/Finnish 2006,  27:Arturo Mexico 2008,  44:Tuur Belgium 2012
Old/original forms:Artorius Latinized, Artus Old English
Name variants:Art, Artair, Arthos, Arthur, Arttu, Artur, Arturo, Arturs, Atze, Tuur   Sortable list   Details

Popularity lists that contain the name Tuur

BelgiumGraph2016 55,  2015 48,  2014 55,  2013 80,  2012 442011 80,  2010 82,  2009 70,  2008 92,  2007 91