Pedro

Pedro - A very unique male name



  May 28,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Pedro appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #225. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Pedro and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Pedro? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Pedro. The baby boy name Pedro was given to 982 baby boys in 2012, ranking #318 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,671 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Pedro peaked in popularity 25 years ago in 1992 on position 188.



Famous with this name

Pedro Pascal
Pedro Almodóvar
Don Pedro Colley


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Pedro is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Pedro is currently topping the baby name charts in Texas at position #172 - and is the least popular in Maryland at position #766.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Pedro is where you live.


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Pedro origin and meaning

Pedro is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Pedro, pop culture references for the name Pedro and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Pedro

We've found the following names that sound similar to Pedro, sorted by popularity.

Peter / Pietro / Piotr / Pieter / Peder / Petar / Petra / Pater / Petr /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012318
2011308
2010281
2009270
2008250
2007230
2006220
2005218
2004226
2003224
2002225
2001210
2000208
1999202
1998200
1997209
1996200
1995194
1994192
1993189
1992188
1991194
1990198
1989202
1988204
1987204
1986209
1985197
1984207
1983213
1982210
1981202
1980224
1979216
1978215
1977225
1976218
1975216
1974220
1973243
1972250
1971249
1970261
1969251
1968255
1967270
1966285
1965287
1964297
1963312
1962288
1961317
1960299
1959302
1958306
1957305
1956305
1955312
1954286
1953302
1952311
1951306
1950291
1949300
1948293
1947319
1946304
1945303
1944296
1943319
1942329
1941312
1940306
1939302
1938310
1937290
1936293
1935279
1934278
1933300
1932298
1931287
1930250
1929256
1928258
1927276
1926282
1925278
1924273
1923308
1922308
1921320
1920351
1919355
1918378
1917360
1916375
1915371
1914335
1913328
1912300
1911247
1910225

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Texas172
California193
Arizona238
Massachusetts260
Florida267
Nevada324
Washington338
Georgia339
New Jersey341
Colorado344
Illinois365
New Mexico371
Oregon374
Utah377
Connecticut397
Nebraska416
North Carolina419
Oklahoma420
Pennsylvania444
Alabama457
Kansas459
Wisconsin475
New York475
South Carolina476
Indiana488
Iowa495
Virginia510
Tennessee543
Michigan606
Louisiana728
Maryland766

Even more about Pedro


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Pedro a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Pedro?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1992
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Pedro
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 1,671
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +982

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