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Name Pierce

Meaning:the rock, the stoneTools:

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About the name Pierce in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:English
US 2015 rank:#466     ... 464:Nico, 465:Royal, 466:Pierce, 467:Augustus, 468:Raiden ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Perce, Pierre, Percy, Piera, Piero, Piers     Details
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About Peter/Petra, the group of names with the same origin as Pierce

Meaning/translation:the rock, the stone
Language of origin:Old Greek
Info about origin, male:known from Saint Peter, the apostle
 before he was given the name Peter (or, more exactly, Aramaic Cephas) by Jesus he was known as Simon
Words:petros = the stone, the rock  Old Greek
 cephas = the stone  Aramaic
Topics:12 Apostles, New Testament
Variants' top ranks:1:Peter Germany 2005,  1:Piotr Poland 2012,  2:Per Norway 2015,  2:Petra Croatia 2009,  3:Pierre France 2011,  3:Petr Czechia 2015,  4:Pedro Brazil 2015,  5:Petar Croatia 2015,  5:Péter Hungary 2003,  5:Penka Bulgaria 2011
Old/original forms:Petros Old Greek, Petrus Latin
Name variants:Penka, Perrine, Petra, Petya, Piera, Pierina, Pierrette, Pierrine, Pietra, Piotra, Peder, Pedro, Peer, Peetu, Peider, Pekka, Pelle, Per, Pero, Petar, Pete, Peter, Péter, Petr, Petre, Petri, Petru, Petter, Petteri, Pétur, Pierce, Piero, Pierre, Pierrick, Piers, Pietari, Pieter, Pietro, Piotr, Pit, Pitt, Pjeter, Pjetur, Pjotr   Sortable list   Details
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USA decades 1990-1999 674
USA yearlyGraph2015 466,  2014 469,  2013 4632012 479,  2011 473,  2010 474,  2009 479,  2008 506,  2007 487,  2006 554,  2005 493,  2004 511,  2003 484,  2002 518,  2001 541,  2000 498,  1999 576,  1998 596,  1997 587,  1996 582,  1995 711,  1994 698,  1993 716