See also: taylor
Taylor (plural Taylors)
- An English and Scottish occupational surname for a tailor.
- A unisex given name transferred from the surname.
- 2001, Paul Theroux, Hotel Honolulu, page 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.
- (rare) An Irish occupational surname, an anglicization of Táilliúir (“tailor”).
- A suburb of Canberra, Australia; named for architect Florence Mary Taylor.
- A town in British Columbia, Canada; named for trapper Herbert Taylor.
- A locale in the United States.
- A city in Michigan; named for Zachary Taylor, 12th President of the United States.
- A city in Texas; named for railroad official Edward Moses Taylor.
- A city in Arkansas.
- A city in North Dakota; named for railroad official David R. Taylor.
- A town in Alabama; named for an early settler family.
- A town in Arizona; named for John Taylor, 3rd President of the LDS Church.
- A town in Mississippi; named for early settler John Taylor.
- A town in New York; named for Zachary Taylor.
- A village, the county seat of Loup County, Nebraska; named for early settler Ed Taylor.
- A village in Wisconsin.
- A borough of Pennsylvania.
- A census-designated place in Wyoming.
- An unincorporated community in Indiana.
- An unincorporated community in Louisiana.
- An unincorporated community in Maryland.
- An unincorporated community in Beckham County, Oklahoma; named for postmaster Jeremiah H. Taylor.
- An unincorporated community in Cotton County, Oklahoma; named for local merchant John Taylor.
- A ghost town in Washington.
- Popular given name at the turn of the 21st century, in the US mostly female, in Britain more often male.
- (surname meaning "tailor"): Snyder
surname associated with "tailor"
transliterations of surname
- According to the 2010 United States Census, Taylor is the 17th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 751,209 individuals. Taylor is most common among White (65.4%) and Black/African American (28.4%) individuals.
- Taylor is the 4th most common surname in the United Kingdom, belonging to 262,832 individuals.