What does Petrova mean?
Petrova [petro-va] as a girls' name has its root in Greek, and the meaning of the name Petrova is "rock". Petrova is an alternate spelling, with the suffix -ova, of Petra (Greek): feminine variation of Peter.
(female) Petrola, Petrora, ..
(male) Petropal, Petrory, ..
How popular is Petrova?
Petrova is an unusual first name for women but a very prominent surname for all people (#64008 out of 150436, Top 43%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Below is a charted study of the ranking of the girl name Petrova and affiliated names. Prominent varying forms of Petrova (outside Top 2000) are Petra (#1356 a year ago) and Petrina. Adoption of these forms of Petrova was at its most widespread 115 years ago (usage of 0.01%) and has become much reduced since (usage 0.01%, 52% less). (Top 2000 Names, 2015)