What does Petrova mean?
Petrova /pe-tro-va/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name. Petrova's root is Greek, and the meaning of the name Petrova is "rock". Petrova is an alternate spelling of Petra (Greek): feminine variation of Peter. Compare surname Petrov.
Petrova has 24 related variations via Petra: Pella, Pernilla, Pernille, Perrine, Pet, Peta, Peterina, Peternella, Petria, Petrina, Petrine, Petronela, Petronella, Petronelle, Petronia, Petronija, Petronilla, Petronille, Petrovna, Pier, Piera, Pierette, Pierrette and Pietra.Kreatif forms: Petrola, Petrophi, Petrora. [more]
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)
Below is a charted comparison of the usage of the girl name Petrova and affiliated names. The only prominent varying form of Petrova (outside Top 1000) is Petra. Adoption of this girl name was at its most widespread during 1910-1919 (usage of 0.638%) and has become much lower since, with Petra becoming less in vogue. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)