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What does Piero mean?

Piero Pronunciation of Piero [piero] as a boys' name is of Greek derivation. Piero is a variant form of Pedro (Spanish, Portuguese): transcription of Peter.

Associated with: greek.


16 alternative forms via Pedro, Peter: Par, Peder, Pedrio, Pepe, Per, Pete, Petr, Petre, Petros, Petrov, Pierce, Pierre, Piet, Pieter, Pietro and Piotr.

Creative forms:
(male) Paro, Pieco, ..

(female) Pieis, Pierol, ..

Middle name pairings:
Piero Stephon (P.S.), ..

How popular is Piero?

Piero is a rare first name for men but a somewhat popular surname for both adults and children (#113519 out of 150436, Top 75%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Prominent related forms of Piero (outside Top 2000) are Peter (#206 a year ago), Pedro (#367), Pierce (#466), Pierre (#1124), Pietro, Pete and Per. Other forms, like Par, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Piero was common among parents in the 1950s (median #948) and is now significantly diminished (#1166, 67%), with forms like Peter going out of style. Pierce is the most contemporarily stylish birth name in this list. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Pedro, Pete, Peter, Pierce, Pierre, Pietro in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Per, Peter outside U.S.

Similar Names

Piero is alike in pronunciation to Parry and Perry. Other recommended names are Cicero, Ciro, Eero, Hiro, Jiro, Omero, Peer, Perl, Piers, Pierson, Pino, Pio, Piper, Pipo, Pippo, Premo, Spero and Zero. These names tend to be more frequently used than Piero.