Toro


Toro

Toro may refer to:
*Toro (archaeological site), a Yayoi-period archaeological site in Shizuoka, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan
*Toro (DO), a _es. "Denominación de Origen" for wine in Spain
*Toro (cartoon character), the mascot for Sony Computer Entertainment
*Toro (comics), a Marvel comic book character from the 1940s and 1950s
*Toro (company), an American manufacturer of lawn mowers and other lawn equipment
*Toro (food), a Norwegian food company
*Toro (mascot), the mascot for the National Football League's Houston Texans franchise
*"Toro" (magazine), a Canadian men's magazine
*Toro (rodent) a spiny rat in the genus "Isothrix"
*Toro (Sakhalin), the Japanese name of a town in Sakhalin, Russia, previously in Karafuto Prefecture, Japan
*Toro (Taiwanese singer)
*Toró or Rafael Ferreira Francisco, Brazilian football (soccer) player
*Tōrō, a type of traditional lighting equipment of Japan
*Toro, Italy, a town in the province of Campobasso (southern Italy)
*Toro, Spain, a town in the Spanish province of Zamora
*1685 Toro, an asteroid
*Toro Kingdom, a traditional kingdom in modern Uganda
*Spanish Fighting Bull, a type of cattle used in bullfighting
*Il Toro or Torino F.C., an Italian football team
*Toro, a superheavyweight champion in Battlebots that was armed with a powerful flipping/goring weapon
*Toro, three turns on the track at Cesana Pariol for the 2006 Winter Olympics
*Toro, the German foundation behind the non-profit social networking website kaioo
*Toro, fatty bluefin tuna belly in Japanese cuisine. See List of sushi and sashimi ingredients.

People with the surname

*Manuel Murillo Toro, a historical Colombian political figure
*Ray Toro, one of the guitarists for My Chemical Romance


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  • Toro — (spanisch Stier) steht für: Königreich Toro, ein Königreich in Uganda Toro (Weinbauregion), eine Weinbauregion in Spanien Toro (Arabien), Region in Arabien Toro (Spanien), eine Stadt in Spanien Toro (Kolumbien), eine Gemeinde in Valle del… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • toro (1) — {{hw}}{{toro (1)}{{/hw}}s. m. 1 Maschio adulto dei bovini, destinato alla riproduzione | (fig., fam.) Essere, sembrare un –t, di chi ha struttura fisica potente | Prendere il toro per le corna, (fig.) affrontare senza esitazione un ostacolo. 2… …   Enciclopedia di italiano

  • Tōrō — del Castillo Himeji. Tōrō (灯籠 o 灯篭, 灯楼, Tōrō …   Wikipedia Español

  • toro — ou Tooro population de l Ouganda (env. 580 000 personnes). Ils parlent une langue bantoue. toro [tɔʀo] n. m. ÉTYM. 1924, in Petiot; mot esp. « taureau ». ❖ ♦ …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Toro [1] — Toro, 1) Stadt in der spanischen Provinz Zamora (Leon), in einer fruchtbaren u. weinreichen Ebene (Tralo Duero) am Duero, mit einer steinernen Brücke darüber; hat 12 Kirchen, 14 Klöster u. 3 Hospitäler; 8430 Ew. Hier wurden auf dem Reichstage… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Toro — Toro, span. Stadt in fruchtbarer Ebene am Duero, in der Provinz Zamora, mit 8000 E., lebhaftem Productenhandel. Beendigung des span. Gesetzbuches 1505 (Leges de Toro) …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • toro — / tɔro/ s.m. [lat. taurus ]. 1. (zool.) [maschio adulto della vacca] ▶◀ ‖ bue. ● Espressioni: fig., tagliare la testa al toro ▶◀ e ◀▶ [➨ testa (1)]. 2. (fig.) …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • toro — bull, 1650s, from Sp. toro bull, from L. taurus (see STEER (Cf. steer) (n.)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Torø — Torø, Thoro o Thorö es una isla de Dinamarca, situada al sur de Assens en el mar Báltico. Debe su nombre al dios nórdico Thor. La isla tenía en 2002 3 habitantes, pero actualmente ya se encuentra deshabitada. Enlaces externos Thoro en… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Toro [2] — Toro (ital.), Stier; daher T Farnese, s. Farnesischer Stier …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon