Name
PETTY

Name PETTY

Between 1930 and 2022 there were 4 births of Petty in the countries below, which represents an average of 0 birth of children bearing the first name Petty per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 0 birth.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Petty   
In Italiano Nome Petty   


Information about the first name Petty

The first name Petty has been assigned to:
25.00% to boys
75.00% to girls
The country where the first name Petty is the most common is:
AT Austria
This first name is on trend: Female
This first name has 5 letters including 2 vowels and 3 consonants

Petty in Japanese *

Romajipiitti
Katakanaピーッティ
Hiraganaぴーってぃ
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Petty in Japanese
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Petty in sign language

Petty in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Petty

US English
Etymology src :
  • The adjective is derived from Middle English peti, pety (“little, small; minor”) [and other forms], from Anglo-Norman petit, Middle French petit, and Old French peti, petit, pitet (“young; little, small; inferior; insignificant”) (modern French petit), ultimately of imitative origin. It is no longer thought that the word is derived from Celtic. Doublet of petit and petite.
  • The noun is derived from the adjective.
Noun src :
  • petty (plural petties)
  • (dialectal, euphemistic, informal) An outbuilding used as a lavatory; an outhouse, a privy.
  • Synonyms: see Thesaurus:outhouse
  • (historical) A class or school for young schoolboys.
  • (class): Synonym: petty form
  • (school): Synonyms: ABC, petty school
  • (obsolete, chiefly in the plural, also figuratively) A little schoolboy, either in grade or size.
Pronunciation src :
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈpɛti/, [ˈpɛɾi]
  • Homophone: petty
  • Rhymes: -ɛti
Pronunciation src :
  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈpɛ.ti/
  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˈpɛ.ti/, [ˈpʰɛ.ɾi]
  • Homophones: Petty, pedi (GA)
  • Rhymes: -ɛti
  • Hyphenation: pet‧ty
Proper noun src :
  • Petty (plural Pettys)
  • A surname.
Adjective (See also) src :
  • quibble
HU Hungarian
Alternative forms src :
  • pötty
Noun src :
  • petty (plural pettyek)
  • dot, spot, fleck, speck, jot
  • Synonyms: folt, pont, paca, pecsét, csepp, (on the face) szeplő
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): [ˈpɛcː]
  • Hyphenation: petty
  • Rhymes: -ɛcː
Noun (Derived terms) src :
  • (Expressions):
  • hétpettyes katicabogár (“seven-spot[ted] ladybird/ladybug”)
 

Popularity of the name Petty

Number of PETTY births per year

Total births of Petty by country

Births with the first name Petty
Country
Boys
Girls
ATAustria
1984 - 2021
1
0
AUAustralia
1930 - 2022
0
1
ABAlberta
1980 - 2022
0
1
QCQuebec
1980 - 2022
0
1

Comments on the name Petty

Personalities with the first name Petty

There is 0 personality with the first name Petty



Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Petty

There are 10 actors and actresses with the first name Petty
Petty Yang
Petty Pol
Petty Pesce
Petty Cat
Petty Sweet
Petty Castillo
Petty Maldonado
Petty Rivas
Petty Marciano
Petty Petcof

Rankings of first name PETTY by country

Country ranking (boys)
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Country ranking (girls)
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