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Peter Information -- Meaning, Origin, and/or Other Information

This eMedTV Web page explains name information related to Peter. This includes the meaning, origin, and other forms of Peter.

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Meanings and Variations

Peter is from Greek meaning Rock.
Alternates for Peter include: Farris, Ferris, Parry, Peadar, Pearce, Peder, Pedro, Peirce, Perkin, Perren, and Péter
Peter is associated with these categories: Harry Potter, British Royalty, Biblical, Saint, Pope, and Old Fashioned
Famous Children Named Peter
Given name: Peter
Father: Peter Brant, Media Mogul
Mother: Stephanie Seymour, Model

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