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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Piero

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  • A user from Virginia, United States says the name Piero is of Italian origin and means "Italian form of Peter. Means Rock".
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International Interest
  1. A male given name; equivalent to English-language Peter.
  2. Peter (biblical character).
  3. the Epistle of Peter.

Notable Persons Named Piero

Piero the Gouty was a noble. His career lasted from 1464 to 1469. Piero was born as the child of Cosimo de' Medici and Contessina de' Bardi on September 19th, 1416 in Florence. He left this life on December 2nd, 1469.


Piero della Francesca was an artist in the fields of painting and fresco. Piero was born Piero della Francesca in Sansepolcro. He died on October 12th, 1492.


Piero Lardi Ferrari is a vice chairman of ferrari s.p.a, ferrari, and vice chairman offerrari s.p.a. Piero was born on May 22nd, 1945 in Castelvetro di Modena, Italy.


Piero de' Medici is a noble. His most notable accomplishments were from 1492 to 1494. Piero was born as the child of Lorenzo de' Medici and Clarice Orsini in Florence.


Piero Manzoni was an artist in the field of artist. Piero was given the name Meroni Manzoni di Chiosca e Poggiolo on July 13th, 1933 in Soncino, Lombardy. He died on February 6th, 1963.


Piero Sraffa was an economist in the field of political economy. Piero was born on August 5th, 1898 in Turin. He left this life on September 3rd, 1983.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Piero

Alessandro Del Piero is a soccer player for the Calcio Padova, Juventus F.C., Sydney FC, Delhi Dynamos FC, Italy national under-17 football team, Italy national under-18 football team, and Italy national under-21 football team. Alessandro was born on November 9th, 1974 in Conegliano, Italy.


Gloria De Piero is a Shadow Minister for Young People, Voter Registration, Member of Parliament, for Ashfield, Shadow Minister for Women, Equalities, and forAshfield. Gloria was born on December 21st, 1972 in Bradford, England.


Yago Del Piero is an athlete for the A.C. Cesena, A.C.D. Treviso 2013, Inter Milan, and San Marino Calcio. Yago was born on January 14th, 1994.


W. was born in 1945. W. is also known as William Simone Di Piero.


Gregory Del Piero is a deep house, lounge music, rhythm, and blues record producer and disc jockey. He was most active from 1987 to present. Gregory was born on October 14th, 1972 in Sète, France.


Tommaso was born in 1464. He passed away in 1529.


How popular is the baby name Piero in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1961 9 0 9
1964 9 0 9
1965 5 0 5
1966 6 0 6
1969 5 0 5
1970 10 0 10
1971 7 0 7
1972 8 0 8
1973 6 0 6
1975 6 0 6
1976 9 0 9
1977 15 0 15
1978 7 0 7
1980 12 0 12
1983 7 0 7
1984 5 0 5
1986 8 0 8
1987 6 0 6
1988 13 0 13
1989 8 0 8
1990 10 0 10
1991 5 0 5
1992 8 0 8
1993 13 0 13
1994 10 0 10
1995 7 0 7
1996 11 0 11
1997 9 0 9
1998 16 0 16
1999 15 0 15
2000 15 0 15
2001 20 0 20
2002 22 0 22
2003 27 0 27
2004 30 0 30
2005 15 0 15
2006 17 0 17
2007 37 0 37
2008 22 0 22
2009 18 0 18
2010 12 0 12
2011 23 0 23
2012 13 0 13
2013 19 0 19
2014 19 0 19
2015 23 0 23
2016 12 0 12
2017 18 0 18
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Piero

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Piero as a first name

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Popularity of Piero as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Piero U.S.
  White 79.76% 64.26%
  African American 8.93% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 8.93% 16.26%

Of Last Name Piero

People with the last name Piero are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Piero

  • How Popular is the name Piero? Piero is the 14,154th most popular name of all time. As a last name Piero was the 106,096th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Piero have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 627 babies born with the first name Piero in the United States. That's more than enough people named Piero to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Piero? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1961 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • When was Piero first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Piero is Saturday, August 20th, 1881.
  • What year had the most people named Piero born? The highest recorded use of the first name Piero was in 2007 with a total of 37 babies.
  • Random Piero Factoid: According to the 1977 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Piero is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 7 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1977.
  • Weird things about the name Piero: Your name in reverse order is Oreip. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Reiop. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Piero? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 168 people with the last name Piero.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Piero? Piero is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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