Originating from Italy, the boy’s name Pietro means “rock.” There’s so much more than meets the eye with this meaning. Rocks have carried symbolism of wisdom, stability, and strength for centuries. You undoubtedly hope your little one will have these powerful attributes, and the name Pietro can encourage them towards that development. Another version of this name is the popular, Anglicized variant Peter. If you've always loved the name Peter but want to pay tribute to baby’s Italian heritage, Pietro would be a lovely choice.
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