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Petronela

What does Petronela mean?

Petronela Pronunciation of Petronela as a girls' name is of Greek derivation, and the name Petronela means "rock". Petronela is an alternate spelling of Petra (Greek): feminine respelling of Peter.

STARTS WITH Pe-

ASSOCIATED WITH greek, rock

Variations

VARIANTS Petronille, Petronelle, Petronella

RELATED FORMS VIA PETRA Peternella, Petrina, Petrine, Petronia, Petronija, Petronilla, Petrova, Petrovna

CREATIVE FORMS
(female)

(male)


MIDDLE NAME PAIRINGS
Petronela Queen (P.Q.), ..

How popular is Petronela?

Petronela is an unusual given name for females. Petronela is an equally uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Petra (#1470 FROM RECENT DATA), Petrina and Petronella are the prominent variation forms of Petronela (NOT RANKED). Other forms, like Petronia, are uncommon. These relations of Petronela were popular with parents a century ago (AVERAGE #1512) and have become much less widespread since (#1823, DOWN 56%). (TOP BABY NAMES, 2016)



Top 2000 baby names ranking of Petra, Petrina, Petronella in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Petronela and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended sound-alike names are Aeriela, Antonella, Cornela, Leonela, Merola, Nerola, Netanela, Netanella, Parnella, Patrina, Pearla, Percilla, Perla, Permelia, Pernella, Pernelle, Pernilla, Perrine, Peterina, Petria, Petula, Petunia, Philomela, Priela and Prunella. These names tend to be more commonly used than Petronela.

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