What does Pietro mean?
Associated with: greek.
(male) Piertro, Pieto, ..
(female) Pietroma, Pietrosa, ..
How popular is Pietro?
Pietro is an unusual given name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#28407 out of 150436, Top 19%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Shown below is the birth name history of Pietro for boys. Pietro entered the list in 1910-1919 and reached its peak position of #1495 in the U.S. during 1970-1979, but is not ranked currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Prominent variation forms of Pietro appearing in the Top 2000 are Pedro (#367 from recent data), Per, Pete, Peter (#206), Pierce (#466) and Pierre (#1124). Other variants, like Pieter, are seldom used. Usage of these relations of Pietro reached its peak during 1950-1959 (adoption of 0.58%) and has become much lower since (adoption 0.19%, ▼67%), with versions such as Pete becoming less trendy. Pierce is the most contemporarily stylish birth name in this compilation.
Recommended names are Artro, Cedro, Cicero▼, Ciro, Eero, Fredro, Hiro, Jethro, Jiro, Omero, Pears, Peer, Perl, Perry▼, Piers, Pierson, Pilipo (see Philip), Pino, Pio, Piper, Pipo, Pippo, Pitt, Plato, Pluto, Preemo (see Primo), Premo, Speero, Spero and Zero. These names tend to be more commonly used than Pietro.