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What does Petronille mean?

Petronille Pronunciation of Petronille [petron-ille] as a girls' name has its root in Greek, and the meaning of Petronille is "rock". Petronille is a variant form of Petra (Greek): feminine variation of Peter.

Associated with: greek, rock.


Petronille has 3 variants: Petronela, Petronella and Petronelle.

5 more relations via Petra: Pernilla, Pernille, Petronia, Petronija and Petronilla.

Creative forms:


Middle name pairings:
Petronille Adalynn (P.A.), ..

How popular is Petronille?

Petronille is an uncommonly occurring given name for women. Petronille is an equivalently uncommon surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Petra (#1356 from recent data) and Petronella are the prominent alternative forms of Petronille (not in Top 2000). Adoption of these relations of Petronille was common 115 years ago and is now much lower. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Aprille, Arnelle, Bernelle, Bethelle (see Bethel), Brunelle, Brynelle, Catrelle, Cecille, Cornelle, Cyrille, Danille, Darille, Darnelle, Darrille (see Daryl), Denelle, Doneille, Donelle, Donielle, Ethille (see Ethel), Etoile, Francille, Jeanelle, Jeannelle, Jenelle, Jennelle, Jonelle, Leonelle, Maraville (see Marvell), Marcille, Marinelle, Meribelle, Merielle, Merrielle, Merrile, Mireille, Nathanielle, Neille, Parnella, Patreice, Patrice, Patrisse, Pealle, Pearle, Pearlie, Pearline, Pennie, Percilla, Perle, Perline, Perlline, Pernella, Pernelle, Perrie, Perrine, Peternella, Petria, Petrina, Petrine, Petrova, Petrovna, Petunia, Pracilla (see Priscilla), Precilla, Pricilla, Prisilla (see Priscilla), Prunella, Prunelle, Prysilla, Renelle, Reynelle, Ronelle, Shonelle, Veronice, Veronike and Veronique. These names tend to be more commonly used than Petronille.

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