Peter (given name)

Peter is a common masculine given name. It is derived from Greek Πέτρος, Petros (meaning "stone, rock", via Greek petra)

Peter
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PronunciationEnglish: /ˈptər/ PEE-tər
Czech: [ˈpɛtr̩]
Danish: [ˈpʰeˀtɐ]
Dutch: [ˈpeːtər]
German: [ˈpeːtɐ]
Slovak: [ˈpɛtɛɾ]
Swedish: [ˈpeːtɛr]
GenderMale
Origin
Word/nameGreek
MeaningStone
Other names
Related namesPater, Pete, Petey/Petie, Peoter, Pearce, Petero, Per, Peta, Petra, Pierre, Pedro, Pier, Piers, Pietro, Peadar, Pere, Kepa, Peru, Peio, Boutros

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The following names can be interpreted as Peter in English

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