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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 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 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 Watts: Peter Watts may refer to: Peter Watts (cricketer, born 1938), former English cricketer Peter Watts (cricketer, born 1947), Malaysian-born former English
  • Peter Carey: Peter Carey may refer to: Peter Carey (Australian rules footballer), Australian rules player for Glenelg Peter Carey (English footballer) (born 1933),
  • Saint Peter: For other uses, see St. Peter (disambiguation). Saint Peter (Latin: Petrus, Greek: Πέτρος Petros, Syriac/Aramaic: ܫܸܡܥܘܿܢ ܟܹ݁ܐܦ݂ܵܐ, Shemayon Keppa, Hebrew:
  • Peter Pan: character Peter Pan. For the original play and novel about the character, see Peter and Wendy. For other uses, see Peter Pan (disambiguation). Peter Pan is
  • First Epistle of Peter: of Peter, usually referred to simply as First Peter and often written 1 Peter, is a book of the New Testament. The author presents himself as Peter the
  • Peter, Paul and Mary: Peter, Paul and Mary were a United States folk-singing trio whose nearly 50-year career began with their rise to become a paradigm for 1960s folk music

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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