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Updated June 9, 2019

How Popular Is The Name Petra

Family name origins & meanings

  • Aragonese and Catalan : habitational name from any of the place called Peralta, corresponding to old Aragonese Petra Alta; or possibly also from Petra in Mallorca, an important place during the 16th and 17th centuries.

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