how to pronounce petra /ˈpɛtɹə/
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petra is pronounced in two syllables
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An example use of petra in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… already had Dante and Petra and so they …”
meanings of petra name: A modern village and community in Aliartos municipality in Boeotia, Greece. A modern village and former municipality on the island of Lesbos, North Aegean administrative region, Greece. An ancient lost town in Elis in modern Greece. A modern village in Bâcleș Commune, Mehedinţi County, Romania. A modern former municipality of Pieria, Central Macedonia administrative region, Greece. An ancient Hellenistic city and former bishopric in Roman Egypt; in full, Petra in Aegypto. A female given name from Ancient Greek. A modern town and municipality on the island of Mallorca, in the Balearic Islands, Spain. A modern village in Preveza, Epirus administrative region, Greece. An ancient city and archaelogical site in Jordan. A former village and ghost town in Northern Cyprus, now uninhabited and largely destroyed. An ancient lost town in Corinthia in modern Greece. A medieval fortified town in Lazica, in the modern country of Georgia; modern Tsikhisdziri. An unincorporated community in Bracken County, Kentucky, United States. noun: Stone, a weight equal to 14 pounds. words with pronunciation similar to petra words that rhyme with petra Did this page help you?