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Peter Name Meaning

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Meaning of Peter

Rock

Peter Name Origin

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Peter name origin
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.
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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.
Peter Name also appears in following Origin(s): Greek, Latin, German, Slavic, Dutch, English
Peter also appears in following countries/origins/languages: American, Biblical, Australian, Chinese, Czechoslovakian
Famous Name Peter
Peter Cvetanovski
is an Australian football (soccer) player who currently plays for Borussia Mönchengladbach. During March 2007 Peter had returned to training after he suffered a small tear to his left hip cartiliage. Before he was signed to Borussia it was believed that h
Jörg Peter
is a former German long-distance runner and holder of the current German records over the marathon distance. Peter won in 1978 at the 3000 m. run. In 1980 he competed for the DDR at the 1980 Olympic Games in Moscow in the men's 10,000-meter run and finished in 6th place. In February 1988, he won the Tokyo International Men's Marathon with a 2:08:47 still valid German record. Peter started until 1990 for the SC unit Dresden. He was East German champion in 5000-meter run in the years 1976, 1977, 1978 and 1980, in the 10,000-meter run in 1977 and in 1985 by his marathon victory at the Leipzig Marathon.
 
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Meaning of Peter in Hebrew origin/culture for Boy name with history and fame details.