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Taylor is an English surname, and given name meaning "tailor". It may also refer to:

Places

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Travel guide

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From Wikitravel

Taylor is a city in Wayne County in the state of Michigan.

Taylor is just east of Romulus, the location of Detroit Metropolitan Airport and a very short drive, 15 minutes or so depending on where you are going.

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Wiktionary

Up to date as of January 15, 2010

Definition from Wiktionary, a free dictionary

Contents

English

Etymology

English occupational surname, "tailor".

Proper noun

Singular
Taylor

Plural
-

Taylor

  1. A surname.
  2. A male given name, transferred from the surname.
  3. A female given name popular in the 1990s and 2000s.

Related terms

Quotations

  • 2001 Paul Theroux: Hotel Honolulu: p.206:
    "I wanted to call her Taylor, but my husband said no," Sweetie was telling one of the Christmas party guests.
    "Taylor means a tailor," I said. "It seems inauspicious. Like calling her Cobbler."
    "That's a kind of drink," said Nani.

Wikispecies

Up to date as of January 23, 2010

From Wikispecies

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Simple English

Taylor is an English surname. It means "tailor". It may also mean Taylor, the given name.

Places

  • Australia
    • Electoral district of Taylor
    • Taylor, Australian Capital Territory
  • Canada
    • Taylor, British Columbia
  • United States
    • Taylor, Arizona
    • Taylor, Arkansas
    • Taylor, Indiana
    • Taylor, Michigan
    • Taylor, Mississippi
    • Taylor, Nebraska
    • Taylor, New York
    • Taylor, Pennsylvania
    • Taylor, Texas
    • Taylor, Wisconsin
    • Taylor, Wyoming
    • Taylor County (disambiguation page)
    • Similar names:
      • Taylors, South Carolina
      • Taylorsville, North Carolina
      • Taylorville, Illinois

Fictional characters

  • Taylor Earhardt, Yellow Ranger from the TV series Power Rangers: Wild Force
  • Col. George Taylor, main character from the movie Planet of the Apes
  • Noah Taylor, minor character from the TV series Desperate Housewives
  • Rick Taylor, main character from the video game series Splatterhouse
  • Steven Taylor, one of the First Doctor's companions in the British series Doctor Who
  • William Taylor, main character from the video game Nights: Journey of Dreams
  • Jennifer Taylor, fictional character in the television series Queer as Folk
  • Justin Taylor, fictional character in the television series Queer as Folk

Other uses

  • AMD Taylor, another name for the Turion 64 X2 computer processor
  • Lord and Taylor, an American department store
  • Taylor sept, a Clan Cameron group
  • Taylor Corporation, printing company
  • Taylor Guitars, a luthier in California, USA
  • Taylor KO Factor, measure of the stopping power of rifle bullets
  • Taylor rule, in economics, is a proposed policy relating to how interest rate should be changed
  • Taylor series, in mathematics, is a way to represent any function in power series
  • Taylor University, located in Indiana, USA
  • "Taylor" (song), a song by Jack Johnson
  • Taylors Eayre & Smith Ltd, bell founders of Loughborough, England







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