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Petra

spker
Meaning of Petra
Rock, Stone
Origin of name Petra
Swiss
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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.

  • 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.

Famous Name Petra

  • Petra Pfaff

    is a retired East German hurdler. In 1980, a special edition of the World Championships was staged in Sittard, holding events not yet on the Olympic programme. Pfaff won the bronze medal in the 400 m hurdles behind compatriots Brbel Broschat and Ellen Neumann.[1] Pfaff later won the silver medal in the women's 400m hurdles at the 1982 European Championships behind Sweden's Ann-Louise Skoglund.

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Variant and Rhyming Names

Variant Baby Names of Petra:

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

Rhyming Names of Petra: 

Petra with popular Swiss Surnames

Petra Pavlovic,   Petra Pelletier,   Petra Guyot,   Petra Stanic,   Petra Ackermann

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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Forgetting the mess babies create

Babies when grow up usually forget the memories of the first three years of their life, hence all the struggles and annoyances your baby has put you through, he/she will eventually forget. They remember absolutely nothing!

Birthday blues

There are billions of humans present on the earth, this means the day your baby born, there were 9 million people who were born on the same day. Hence, your baby shares his or her birthday with about 9 million other people.

Understanding unique things

When a baby is of age lesser than six months, repeated things occur to him as the same things. After the age of six months, the baby starts understanding the same thing occurring again and again is different.

Higher ratio of birth mark

The ratio of birth mark among babies is very high i.e. one baby born out of every 3 babies have a birth mark present on their body. Baby girls have more probability of birth marks than baby boys.

Foetus responds

Absolutely, everyone knows that the foetus present inside the womb of the mother can hear. But something which you did not know is that foetus responds to sound properly i.e. in a similar manner as they respond to any kind of internal stimulation.

  • What does the name Petra mean? :

    Baby girl name meaning Rock, Stone in Swiss. Petra also named in American, Australian, Chinese, Czechoslovakian, Danish for girl . We have received lots of suggestion from our website users on baby names. We are thankful for all the contribution on meaning of girl name Petra. What does the name Petra mean in other origin if you know then please suggest. Further suggestion or detail on what is the meaning of name Petra. History of name and famous personality with Petra will help to update our database and other website users.

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