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Peter Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • 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 I Island: Peter I Island (Norwegian: Peter I Øy) is an uninhabited volcanic island in the Bellingshausen Sea, 450 kilometres (280 mi) from Antarctica. It is claimed
  • Peter Williams: Peter, Pete or Petey Williams may refer to: Peter Williams (alpine skier) (born 1983), New Zealand para-alpine sit-skier Peter Williams (Australian footballer
  • 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 Carey: Peter Carey may refer to: Peter Carey (Australian rules footballer), Australian rules player for Glenelg Peter Carey (English footballer) (born 1933),
  • Peter Brown: Peter Brown may refer to: Peter Brown (anthropologist), the discoverer of Homo floresiensis Peter Brown (historian) (born 1935), Irish historian and
  • 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 Hall: Peter Hall may refer to: Peter Hall (bishop) (1930–2013), Bishop of Woolwich from 1984 until 1996 Sir Peter Hall (diplomat) (born 1938), former British
  • Peter Murphy: Peter Murphy may refer to: Peter Murphy (artist) (born 1959), English Stuckist artist Peter Murphy (broadcaster) (1923–2011), Irish radio and television

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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