Taube Family History
Taube Name Meaning
German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from German Taube ‘pigeon’, ‘dove’ (Middle High German tube). The German name is either a metonymic occupational name for a keeper of doves or pigeons or a nickname for a mild and gentle person; the Jewish surname is ornamental. Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish female personal name Toybe (from Yiddish toyb ‘dove’).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press