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Piotr

What does Piotr mean?

Piotr Pronunciation of Piotr [pi-otr] as a boys' name is of Greek derivation, and the name Piotr means "rock". Piotr is a variant form, with the prefix Pi-, of Peter (Greek): form of Petros.

Associated with: greek, rock.

Variations

Piotr has 2 variants: Petr and Pyotr.

Piotr has 11 more relations via Peter: Par, Peder, Per, Petar, Pete, Petre, Piero, Pierre, Piet, Pieter and Pietro.

Creative forms:
(male) Piootr, Pitor, ..

(female) Pita, Pitra, ..

Middle name pairings:
Piotr Josef (P.J.), ..

How popular is Piotr?

Piotr is a rare first name for males. Piotr is an equally unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Peter (#206 in recent rankings), Pierre (#1124), Pietro, Per and Pete are the prominent related forms of Piotr (outside Top 2000) listed in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Par, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Piotr was common among parents 65 years ago (usage of 0.55%) and has become significantly lower since (usage 0.11%, 79.9%), with versions such as Pete going out of style. Below is a graphed study of the ranking of the boy name Piotr and associated names. (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Pio, Piper, Pitt and Prior. Like Piotr, these names are not frequently used.

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