Petru - Meaning of Petru, What does Petru mean?

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Petru - Meaning of Petru

What does Petru mean?

Meaning of the name PetruPeterPedroPiercePictrusPieterPerkinPeturPeaderPierreParButrusPeterkaPerkaPerrinPetrousekPetunkaFerrisPetePetrusPequinPerryPearcePéterPyatrPeatePetrelis

[ 2 syll. pe-tru, pet-ru ] The baby boy name Petru is pronounced as PEHTRuw †. Petru is mainly used in Romanian and its language of origin is Old Greek. Petru is a variant form of the Dutch, English, German, Hungarian, and Scandinavian name Peter.

See also the related categories, romanian and greek.

Petru is not popular as a baby boy name. It is not in the top 1000 names. In 2016, among the family of boy names directly related to Petru, Peter was the most regularly used.

Baby names that sound like Petru include 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), Petr (Czech, Russian, and Slavic), Petre (Romanian), and Petri.

† English pronunciation for Petru: P as in "pea (P.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)"


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