Petra Name Meaning & Origin

Petra

Pronunciation: PEHT-rə (key)

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).

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

Related Names:

Petrita

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Nicknames for Petra

Peti, Pet ,Petri ,Pepi, Pepe, Pepper,petronila ,petrona,petrita,prietita.

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Petra Collins, Canadian photographer.
Petra Němcová, Czech fashion model.
Petra Haden, American singer & violinist.
Petra Kelly, German politician and human rights activist.
Petra Kvitova, Czech tennis player.
Petra Mede, Swedish comedienne
Petra,Mexican American ,Temples

Petra in song, story & screen

Petra Gregory, 7-year-old character in the book "The Weight of Silence", the best friend of Calli Clark, raped by her father's student.
Petra Arkanian - member of Ender's "jeesh" in Orson Scott Card's Ender Sequence
Petra Greene, a character in Rachel Maude's "Posuer" series
A character from Chasing Vermeer
Petra Ral, a character from the manga and anime series Attack on Titan/Shingeki no Kyojin
Petra Solano, a character from Jane the Virgin

Petra,the seventh wonders of the world hand carved city of stone 100bc was found burried many tresures billions of it all hand carved city of stone red

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