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  • obscene terms for penis
  • disciple of Jesus and leader of the apostles; regarded by Catholics as the vicar of Christ on earth and first Pope

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • disciple of Jesus and leader of the apostles; regarded by Catholics as the vicar of Christ on earth and first Pope ,
  • obscene terms for penis

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Peter'


  • Peter: as "Peter" and nothing else; for others, please see List of people named Peter. Peter (given name) Saint Peter (died 68), Jesus' disciple Peter the
  • Peter Lang (publisher): Peter Lang is an international academic publisher specializing in the humanities and social sciences. The global publishing group has its headquarters
  • Rural Municipality of St. Peter No. 369: See also: St. Peter (disambiguation) St. Peter No. 369 is a rural municipality in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan, located in the Census Division
  • Peter Scully: Peter Gerard Scully (born 13 January 1963) is an Australian child molester and pedophile accused of the murder of a 12-year-old girl, and of the torture
  • Peter the Great: uses, see Peter the Great (disambiguation). Peter the Great (Russian: Пётр Вели́кий, tr. Pyotr Velikiy; IPA: [ˈpʲɵtr vʲɪˈlʲikʲɪj]), Peter I (Russian:
  • Peter Hall: Peter Hall may refer to: Peter Hall (bishop) (born 1930), Bishop of Woolwich from 1984 until 1996 Sir Peter Hall (diplomat) (born 1938), former British
  • Peter Wright (disambiguation): Peter Wright (1916–1995) is a former MI5 counter-intelligence officer. Peter Wright can also refer to: Pete Wright, character in American 1950 crime film
  • Peter Watts: Peter Watts may refer to: Peter Watts (cricketer, born 1938), former English cricketer Peter Watts (cricketer, born 1947), Malaysian-born former English
  • Peter, Paul and Mary: Peter, Paul and Mary were an American folk-singing trio whose nearly 50-year career began with their rise to become a paradigm for 1960s folk music. The
  • Peter Williams: Peter, Pete or Petey Williams may refer to: Peter Williams (alpine skier), New Zealand para-alpine sit-skier Peter Williams (Australian footballer born

Meaning of the Name 'Peter'


  • Meaning: rock
  • Origin: Greek
  • Gender: Male


'Peter' example sentence in quotations


* A government that robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul. - George Bernard Shaw

* Ring Announcer What's your name kid Peter The Human Spider. Ring Announcer That's it The Human Spider That's the best you've got Peter Yeah. Ring Announcer Well that sucks. - Spider-Man

* Christ is the Master the Scriptures are only the servant. The true way to test all the Books is to see whether they work the will of Christ or not. No Book which does not preach Christ can be apostolic, though Peter or Paul were its author. And no Book which does preach Christ can fail to be apostolic though Judas, Ananias, Pilate or Herod were its author. - Martin Luther


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