What does Petronilla mean?
Petronilla /pet-ron-il-la/ [4 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Greek origin, and Petronilla means "rock". Petronilla is an alternate form of Petra (Greek): feminine version of Peter. Compare last name Petronelli.
Petronilla has 24 related variations via Petra: Pella, Pernilla, Pernille, Perrine, Pet, Peta, Peterina, Peternella, Petria, Petrina, Petrine, Petronela, Petronella, Petronelle, Petronia, Petronija, Petronille, Petrova, Petrovna, Pier, Piera, Pierette, Pierrette and Pietra.Kreatif forms: Petronilli, Petronilma, Petronilra. [more]
How popular is Petronilla?
Petronilla is an uncommon given name for women. Petronilla is an equally unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of Petronilla and affiliated names. Petra is the only prominent varying form of Petronilla (not in Top 1000) rated in the Top 1000. This girl name reached the top of its popularity during the years 1910-1919 (usage of 0.638%) and has become much less popular since, with Petra becoming less in vogue. (2014 Birth Statistics)