Name: Petros

Origin and Meaning of the Name Petros

  • Meaning:
    Stone
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (PEH tross); (PEH dross)
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Miscellaneous Info for Petros

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  • Used in:
    Greek speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    'Cephas' became in Greek 'Petros' because they share the same meaning; this is why the English form of Cephas is Peter. In modern Greek this name is written 'pi-epsilon-tau-rho-omicron-sigma', with an accent on the epsilon.

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