What does Pietra mean?
Pietra \pi(et)-ra\ as a name for girls. Pietra's roots are Greek and French, and the meaning of the name Pietra is "rock". Pietra is a derivative of Petra (Greek): feminine variant of Peter. Pietra is also a derivative of Pierette (French).
Pietra has 1 variant: Petria.
Pietra has 23 more related forms via Petra, Pierette: Pella, Pernilla, Pernille, Perrine, Pet, Peta, Peterina, Peternella, Petrina, Petrine, Petronela, Petronella, Petronelle, Petronia, Petronija, Petronilla, Petronille, Petrova, Petrovna, Pier, Piera, Pierina and Pierrette.
Pietra is an unusual first name for females. Pietra is an unusual surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Petra is the only prominent varying form of Pietra (#unlisted). This girl name reached the peak of its popularity during the years 1910-1919 and is now much less popular, with the version Petra becoming less fashionable. Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Pietra and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
A recommended similar baby name is Phedra. Like Pietra, this name is not frequently used.