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Gender: Male Pronunciation: PAY-dro Origin of Pedro: Spanish variation of Peter Meaning of Peter: Greek, "rock" Pedro's Popularity in 2017: #392

The name Pedro is a boy's name of Spanish origin. Pedro is ranked #392 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Cool Names with a Strong O and discussed in our forums with posts like "A Brother For Liam, A Sister For Emma".

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Pedro is one of the most familiar Spanish names for boys, via baseball star Pedro Rodriguez and many others.

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Famous People Named Pedro

Pedro I (Pedro IV in Portugal) (born Pedro de Alcântara Francisco António João Carlos Xavier de Paula Miguel Rafael Joaquim José Gonzaga Pascoal Cipriano Serafim), First Emperor of Brazil
Pedro II (born Pedro de Alcântara João Carlos Leopoldo Salvador Bibiano Francisco Xavier de Paula Leocádio Miguel Gabriel Rafael Gonzaga), Second and Last Emperor of Brazil
Pedro de Alvarado, Spanish conquistador and governor of Guatemala
Pedro de Arbués, Spanish inquisator
Pedro Almodóvar, Spanish film director
Pedro Jaime Martínez, Dominican-American baseball pitcher
José Pedro Mourão Lamy, Portuguese racing driver
Pedro Calderón de la Barca, Spanish playwright and poet
Pedro Martínez de la Rosa, Spanish racing driver
Pedro Rodríguez, Mexican racing driver
Pedro Louis Zayas aka Peedi Peedi, American rapper
Pedro Proença, Portuguese football referee
Pedro Maratea, Argentine actor
Pedro Pascal (born José Pedro Balmaceda Pascal), Chilean-born American actor
Pedro Leon Sánchez Gil, Spanish footballer

Pop Culture References for the name Pedro

Pedro Sanchez, character in movie "Napoleon Dynamite" ("Vote for Pedro")
Pedro, character in The Power of Five novel series by Anthony Horowitz
Pedro, character from the Excel Saga manga series
Don Pedro, character from Shakespeare's "Much Ado About Nothing"
Pedro Donaldson, character from the webseries Nothing Much to Do (based on Much Ado About Nothing)
Pedro Martin, character in videogame series "The Evil Within"
Don Pedro, character from the Philippine story Ibong Adarna
Pedro the Mail Burro, mascot of the Boy Scouting magazine Boys' Life
Pedro aka Panama Joe, character in video game "Montezuma's Revenge"
Pedro, character in the Sam & Max Season Two video game series
Pedro, mascot of South of the Border roadside attraction
Pedro, red-crested cardinal in animated movie "Rio"
San Pedro, a community within the city of Los Angeles, California

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