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Name Pietro

Meaning:the rock, the stoneTools:

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Languages of use:Italian
US 2016 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Piero, Pietra, Pedro, Pero, Petko, Petr, Petra, Petre, Petri, Petru     Details
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About Peter/Petra, the group of names with the same origin as Pietro

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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BrazilGraph2016 28,  2015 28,  2014 27,  2013 27,  2012 25,  2011 252010 26,  2009 26
ItalyGraph2016 21,  2015 20,  2014 22,  2013 19,  2012 192011 22,  2010 24,  2009 22,  2008 25,  2007 25,  2006 26,  2005 24,  2004 25
Switzerland 1997 388
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