[ 2 syll. pe-dro, ped-ro ] The baby boy name Pedro is pronounced in Spanish as PEH-DRow †. Pedro's language of origin is Old Greek. It is predominantly used in English, Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish. Pedro is a form of the Dutch, English, German, Hungarian, and Scandinavian Peter.
Pedro is an all-time favorite. Currently it is still a rather popular baby boy name, but not to the degree it was in the past. The name increased in popularity from the 1910s up to the 1990s. Its usage peaked in 1999 with 0.083% of baby boys being named Pedro. It was #201 in rank then. The baby name has experienced a decline in frequency since then. In 2018, it ranked at #391 with a usage of 0.042%. Among the family of boy names directly related to Pedro, Peter was the most regularly used. The name was twice as popular as Pedro in 2018.
† Pronunciation for Pedro: P as in "pea (P.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)"
A famous person named Pedro is Politician, Pedro Lascurain, born 1856 - 1952, Mexico City, Mexico.