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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 Lang (publisher): Frankfurt am Main by Swiss editor Peter Lang (died 2001) as Peter Lang GmbH. A 1977 development saw it transformed into Peter Lang AG, going to Bern. Today
  • 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
  • St. Peter-Pagig: St. Peter-Pagig is a former municipality in the district of Plessur in the Grisons, Switzerland. It was formed on 1 January 2008 through the merger of
  • Saint Peter: For other uses, see St. Peter (disambiguation). Saint Peter (Latin: Petrus, Greek: Πέτρος Petros, Syriac/Aramaic: ܫܸܡܥܘܿܢ ܟܹ݁ܐܦ݂ܵܐ, Shemayon Keppa, Hebrew:
  • 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
  • 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 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

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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  • Comedy books win Blue Peter awards
    The Spy Who Loved School Dinners and The Silly Book of Side-Splitting Stuff win 2015's Blue Peter Book Awards, as young readers celebrate World Book Day. Read more on this news related to 'Peter'
  • St. Peter's rolls past Fairfield, 63-33, in MAAC tourney
    Quadir Welton had 13 points and seven rebounds, and No. 7 seed Saint Peter's limited 10th-seeded Fairfield to just seven first-half points en route to a 63-33 win in the Mid-Atlantic Athletic Conference tournament on Thursday night. Tyler Nelson made two free throws and a 3-pointer to give Fairfield a 5-0 lead with 15 minutes left in the first half, but the Pe Read more on this news related to 'Peter'
  • Feds sell Peter Madoff’s mansion for $3.5M
    Peter Madoff is paying for his life of crime, serving a 10-year jail sentence. Now the feds have sold his mansion in Old Westbury for $3.5 million, said Eric B.... Read more on this news related to 'Peter'

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