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Updated June 9, 2019

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Latin : Rock, stone
  • French : Rock

How Popular Is The Name Pierre

Family name origins & meanings

  • French : from the French personal name Pierre (see Peter).
  • French : from Old French pierre ‘stone’, ‘rock’ (Latin petra), a topographic name for someone who lived on a patch of stony soil or by a large outcrop of rock, or a metonymic occupational name for a quarryman or stonemason.

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