Meaning and Origin of: Petro

Family name origins & meanings

  • Italian : from a dialect form of the personal name Pietro(from Latin Petrus).
  • Greek : shortened form ofPetropoulos or some other derivative of Petros, Greek form of Peter.
  • Dutch : variant of Petrus.
  • Hungarian (Petrő) : from a pet form of the personal name Péter (see Peter).