Petrova: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Petrova

Petrova

Pronunciation: n/a

Origin of the name Petra:

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

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Petrova is a patronymic, like "Ivanovich," and not a traditional Slavic given name. A small number of English girls have been named Petrova on the model of the Noel Streatfeild character.

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Feminine form of the Russian and Bulgarian name Petrov, which means "child of Peter."
Prnounced: peh-TROW-va

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Petrova Fossil is a character in the book "Ballet Shoes" by children's author Noel Streatfeild.
Katerina Petrova from The Vampire Diaries

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