Name: Petrova

Origin and Meaning of the Name Petrova

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    (peh TROVE a)
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    English speaking countries
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    Petrova is the name of one of the adopted Fossil sisters in Noel Streatfeild's classic children's book 'Ballet Shoes'. It is chosen by her guardians as a Russian name related to the apostle Peter. However, Petrova (or more correctly, Petrovna) is actually a Russian patronymic surname (similar to the last name Peters in English) and is not suitable for first name use in that culture.

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