Pera Name Meaning

Catalan and Portuguese: habitational name from La Pera, a town in Girona province, Catalonia, or from any of various places called Pera in Portugal, from Latin Petra ‘stone’. Italian: metonymic occupational name for a grower or seller of pears, from pera ‘pear’.

List of People with Surname Pera

According to our database, there are a total of 322 people with the surname Pera. Among these people surnamed Pera, there are about 138 unique names, with an average of 2 people who have the same name. John Pera, Anthony Pera and Richard Pera are the top three most popular names from the list of people surnamed Pera, with 10, 9 and 8 people respectively.

Moreover, we found that California has the largest number of people surnamed Pera, with a total of 98 people, and there are a total of 69 unique names among these people. New York is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Pera, with a total of 40 people and an average of 33 unique names.