Petro Family History
Petro Name Meaning
Italian: from a dialect form of the personal name Pietro from Latin Petrus (see Peter ). Slovak; Hungarian (Petró): from a pet form of the personal name Peter (Hungarian Péter). Albanian: from a Greek-influenced variant of the personal name Pjetër (see Peter compare Petros ). American shortened form of Greek Petros ‘Peter’ or of any of various derivatives of this personal name.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press