Peter (given name)

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

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

In other languages[edit]

The following names can be interpreted as Peter in English

People named Peter (or commonly known as Peter)[edit]

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