US Popularity:2732
Unshakeable and resilient, Petra is a feminine name whose bearer may be praised for their empowering strength. Sharing origins with Peter, Petra stems from the Greek petros, meaning "rock." Far from cold, Petra reflects one who is solid and supportive, upon which a vastitude of possibilities can be built. Young Petra is not the glue that holds bonds together; they are the very foundations on which long-lasting relationships are made—and thrive.

Petra Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Petra is currently #1019 on The Bump
Girl:Petra is currently #751 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Petra is currently #2732 in U.S. births
Girl:Petra is currently #1475 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 58
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
  • Name Doctor, Petra

  • Behind the Name, Petra, December 2022

  • Behind the Name, Peter, June 2023

  • WordSense Dictionary, Petra

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