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Peter

spker
Meaning of Peter
Rock
Origin of name Peter
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  • St Peter was one of the twelve disciples of Jesus, and became the first pope of the Church.Peter's original name was Simon, but it was changed by Jesus to the Aramaic name Cephas (rock).

  • The name is borne in the Bible by one of the Twelve Apostles of Christ. Peter is considered to have been the first pope and cofounder of the Christian Church with Paul.

  • A borrowing from the English, Peter is from the Ecclesiastic Late Latin Petrus and the Greek Petros, names derived from petrus (a rock) and petros (a stone). The name was borne in the Bible by one of the Twelve Apostles of Christ. Peter is considered to b

  • A borrowing from the English, Peter is from the Ecclesiastic Late Latin Petrus and the Greek Petros, names derived from petrus (a rock) and petros (a stone). The name was borne in the Bible by one of the Twelve Apostles of Christ. Peter is considered to b

  • Name is borne from the Latin Petrus and the Greek Petros, names derived from petra (a rock) and petros (a stone).Peter is considered to have been the first pope and cofounder of the Christian Church with Paul.

Famous Name Peter

  • Peter Wakefield

    is a retired male light flyweight boxer from Australia. He competed for his native country at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece, where he was stopped in the second round of the men's light flyweight division (– 48 kg) by Namibia's Joseph Jermia.

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  • Christian Peter

    is a former American football defensive tackle in the National Football League. Peter's younger brother, Jason, also played in the NFL.

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Variant Baby Names of Peter:

Boutros, Par, Peder, Pedro, Pekka, Per, Petar, Pete, Peterson, Petr, Petre, Petros, PetrBoutros, Par, Peder

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Peter Name also appears in following Origin(s): Greek, Latin, German, Slavic, Dutch, English

Peter also appears in following countries/origins/languages: American, Australian, Biblical, British, Chinese

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  • What does the name Peter mean? :

    Baby boy name meaning Rock in Hebrew. Peter also named in American, Australian, Biblical, British, Chinese for boy . We have received lots of suggestion from our website users on baby names. We are thankful for all the contribution on meaning of boy name Peter. What does the name Peter mean in other origin if you know then please suggest. Further suggestion or detail on what is the meaning of name Peter. History of name and famous personality with Peter will help to update our database and other website users.

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    Peter Pumm

    is a former Austrian footballer. He attended the Philadelphia Military academy.

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    Michael Peter

    was a field hockey player from West Germany, who captained the West German team that won the gold medal at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich.Twelve years later, at age 35, he was a member of the squad that won the silver medal at the 1984 Summer Olympics

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