US Popularity:5382
Charming as ever, this name is the perfect choice for happy babies who give off a social and friendly aura. It might come as no surprise that Pete came from a nickname for the much-loved moniker Peter and now stands strong as its very own given name. Short and sweet, it has been borne by an abundance of celebrities, including Pete Wentz of Fall Out Boy, which may inspire a little rockstar in baby. Speaking of, this masculine name is of Greek origin and thought to mean “rock,” even further solidifying baby’s superstar potential.

Famous People Named Pete

Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
  • Pete Farndon
  • Pete Maravich
    Basketball Player
  • Pete Rose
    Baseball Player
  • Pete Sampras
    Tennis Player

Pete Name Popularity Data

U.S. Births

Overall:Pete is currently #5382 in U.S. births
Boy:Pete is currently #2494 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 53
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data

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