Petra Name Meaning

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Petra Name Meaning



Meaning of Petra
Rock, Stone
Petra Name Origin
Variant Baby Names of petra:

Pella, Pernilla, Pernille, Perrine, Pet, Peta, Peterina, Peternella, Petria, Petrina, PetrPella, PernillaPella,  Pernilla,  Pernille,  Perrine

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The girl's name Petra is of Greek origin, and its meaning is "rock". Feminine variant of Peter.

This was also the name of an ancient city in the region that is now Jordan.

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More About Swiss Name : Petra

  • The girl's name Petra is of Greek origin, and its meaning is "rock". Feminine variant of Peter.

    This was also the name of an ancient city in the region that is now Jordan.

  • Feminine form of Peter, from the Late Latin Petrus, which is derived from petros a stone or petra a rock.

  • Petra first name was adopted by English speakers in the mid-20th century. Petra is the feminine word of the Dutch, English, German, Hungarian, and Scandinavian Peter.

Petra Name also appears in following Origin(s): Swedish, Scandinavian, Slovene, Hungarian, English

Petra also appears in following countries/origins/languages: American, Australian, Chinese, Czechoslovakian, Danish

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Famous Name Petra

  • Petra Kandarr

    is a retired East German sprinter who specialized in the 100 and 200 metres. At the 1969 European Championships she won gold medals in both the 100 m and 200 m as well as a gold medal in 4x100 metres relay together with teammates Bärbel Podeswa, Renate MeiÃner and Regina Höfer. For this achievement she was selected as the DDR Sportswoman of the Year.



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