Petra
Origin/Usage
Greek
Pronunciation
PET-rə
Meaning
Rocky
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Petra originates in Greek language and means "rocky". It is a feminine form of Peter and a popular name especially in central Europe. It is also the name of a historical city in Jordan, proclaimed a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1985.

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Peta, Petrina, Petrona, Petronela, Petronella, Petronelle, Petronia, Petronila, Petronilla, Piera, Pierra, Pietra

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Petra Nemcova - model
Petra Berger - musician
Petra Haden - violinist
Petra Kelly - published author
Petra Lucero - artist
Petra Mandula - tennis player
Petra Siniawski - actress
Petra Hultgren - actress

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