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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: Peter often is used to refer to Saint Peter , a disciple of Jesus Christ. It can also refer to many, many other people, of which only a ...
  • Peter's Food Services: Peter's Food Service is a Bedwas , Wales based baker and supplier of pies, pasties, slices, sausage rolls and factored products into ...
  • Saint Peter: Saint Peter. (Petrus, Πέτρος | Petros Syriac/Aramaic : http://arc. wikipedia. org/wiki/%DC%AB%DC%A1%DC%A5%DC%98%DC%A2_%DC%9F%DC%90%DC%A6%DC%90 ...
  • Peter the Great: Peter the Great, Peter I or Pyotr Alexeyevich. (link no | Пётр Алексе́евич, Пётр I, Pyotr I, or Пётр Вели́кий, Pyotr Velikiy) (9 June | 1672 ...
  • Peter Griffin: Peter Löwenbräu Griffin is a main character of the American animated sitcom Family Guy . He is voiced by cartoonist Seth MacFarlane and ...
  • St. Peter's Basilica: Peter's Basilica. (Basilica Sancti Petri; Basilica di San Pietro in Vaticano. is a Late Renaissance church located within Vatican City . ...
  • Peter Petrelli: Peter Petrelli, portrayed by Milo Ventimiglia , is a fictional character on the NBC science fiction drama series Heroes . ...
  • Peter Pan: Peter Pan is a character created by Scottish novelist and playwright J. M. Barrie . Peter Pan spends his never-ending childhood ...
  • Peter Sellers: Peter Sellers, CBE (born Richard Henry Sellers; 8 September 1925 – 24 July 1980), was a British film actor, comedian and singer. ...

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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