Peter (given name)

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Pronunciation /ˈptər/
Czech: [ˈpɛtr]
Dutch: [ˈpeːtər]
German: [ˈpeːtɐ]
Slovak: [ˈpeter]
Swedish: [ˈpeːtɛr]
Gender Male
Word/name Sanskrit
Meaning Father
Other names
Related names Pater, Pete, Petey/Petie, Peoter, Pearce, Petero, Per, Peta, Petra, Pierre, Pedro, Piers, Peadar

Peter is a common masculine given name. It is derived from Greek “Πέτρος”, from “πέτρα” meaning “stone”.

In other languages

The following names can be interpreted as Peter in English

People named Peter (or commonly known as Peter)

See also


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