Usage: Pedro is a very popular first name. It is more often used as a boy (male) name.
People having the name Pedro are in general originating from Argentina, Cuba, France, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, United Kingdom, United States of America, Venezuela.
The Growth number corresponding to this first name is 4.
The name Pedro is ranked on the 708th position of the most used names. It means that this name is very frequently used.
We estimate that there are at least 809600 persons in the world having this name which is around 0.012% of the population.
The name Pedro has five characters. It means that it is relatively medium-length, compared to the other names in our database.
The graph below represents the number of people who were given the name Pedro for each year since 1900 in the U.S.A.:
History and Origin
Pedro or the archaic Pêro is a masculine given name. It is a Portuguese, Galician and Spanish form of the name Peter, which is derived, via Latin “petra”, from the Greek word “η πετρα” meaning “stone, rock”. The name Peter itself is a translation of the Aramaic Kephas or Cephas meaning “stone”.
Pedro may refer to:
Spanish form of Peter.
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