Pedro

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For other uses, see Pedro (disambiguation).

Pedro or the archaic Pêro is a masculine given name. It is a Portuguese, Galician and Spanish form of the name Peter,[1] which is derived, via Latin "petra", from the Greek word "η πετρα" meaning "stone, rock".[2] The name Peter itself is a translation of the Aramaic Kephas or Cephas meaning "stone".

Pedro may refer to:

Notable people named Pedro[edit]

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Other uses[edit]

  • Pedro (grape), several wine grape varieties that share Pedro a synonym

References[edit]

  1. ^ MFnames.com - Origin and Meaning of Pedro
  2. ^ MFnames.com - Origin and Meaning of Peter
  3. ^ www.keystonechamber.com