Origin of the name Petra
Petra is a very popular first name. It is more often used as a girl (female) name.
People having the name Petra are in general originating from Greece, Italy, United States of America.
For another variant of the name Petra across the world, see Per.
Name meaning of Petra
- Small rock
- Name Number: 6
- Interpretation: Home, Family, Love, Balance, Harmony, Help, Warmth, Social justice
History and Related Information
Popularity of the given name
The name Petra is ranked on the 219ᵗʰ position of the most used names. It means that this name is very frequently used.
We estimate that there are at least 1257700 persons in the world having this name which is around 0.038% of the population.
The graph below represents the number of people who were given this name for each year since 1900 in the U.S.A.:
The name Petra has five characters. It means that it is relatively medium-length, compared to the other names in our database.
Name Day Calendar
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