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Petr - Meaning of Petr

What does Petr mean?

Meaning of the name PetrPeterPedroPiercePieterPeidearanPerkinPytorPierreButrusPeiterTakisPerkaPerrinPetrousekPierFerrisPetePetrePetrusPequinPerryPetrocPearcePéterPyatrPetrelis

[ 2 syll. pet(r), pe-tr ] The baby boy name Petr is pronounced PehTer †. Petr is of Old Greek origin. It is used mainly in Czech, Russian, and Slavic. Petr is a derivative of the Dutch, English, German, Hungarian, and Scandinavian Peter.

See also the related categories, slavic, greek, russian, and czech.

Petr is not popular as a baby boy name. It is not in the top 1000 names. Out of the family of boy names directly related to Petr, Peter was the most commonly used in 2017.

Baby names that sound like Petr include Petre (Romanian), Padrae, Padrai, Padraigh, Padray, Padraye, Padre, Pater (Dutch and English), Peadair (Scottish), Peadar (English, Irish, and Scottish), Peader (Gaelic), Peater, Peddyr, Peder (English and Scandinavian), Pedr (English and Welsh), Pedro (English, Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish), Peiter, Peter (Dutch, English, German, Hungarian, and Scandinavian), Petri, and Petru (Romanian).

† English pronunciation for Petr: P as in "pea (P.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; ER as in "hurt (HH.ER.T)"

A famous person named Petr is Peter the Great, Ruler of Russia, born Petr Alekseevich 6 June 1672 - 8 February 1725, Moscow, Russia.


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