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Meaning & History

Swedish and Norwegian form of PETER.
VariantsPeder, Peter Swedish Peder, Peter Norwegian
DiminutivesPeer, Pehr, Pelle, Per Swedish Peer, Per Norwegian
Feminine FormPetra Swedish
Other Languages & CulturesPjetër Albanian Botros, Boutros, Butrus Arabic Bedros, Petros Armenian Peru, Petri, Peio Basque Peter Biblical Petros Biblical Greek Petrus Biblical Latin Per, Perig, Pierrick Breton Petar, Penko Bulgarian Pere Catalan Botros, Boutros, Butrus Coptic Petru Corsican Petar, Pejo, Perica, Pero Croatian Petr, Péťa, Peťa, Petřík Czech Peder, Peter, Peer, Per Danish Peter, Petrus, Pieter, Pier, Piet Dutch Peter, Peers, Pete English Piers English (British) Petro Esperanto Peeter Estonian Petur Faroese Petri, Petteri, Pietari, Pekka Finnish Pierre, Pierrick French Pitter Frisian Petre Georgian Peter, Petrus German Petros Greek Bitrus Hausa Pika Hawaiian Péter, Peti Hungarian Pétur Icelandic Peadar, Piaras Irish Pietro, Pier, Pierino, Piero Italian Pitter, Pit Limburgish Petras Lithuanian Petar, Petre, Pece, Pero Macedonian Petera Maori Piers Medieval French Petruccio Medieval Italian Pièrre Norman Pèire Occitan Piotr Polish Pedro, Pedrinho Portuguese Petre, Petru, Petrică Romanian Pyotr, Petia, Petya Russian Pedru Sardinian Peadar Scottish Petar, Pejo, Perica, Pero Serbian Peter Slovak Peter Slovene Pedro Spanish Petro Ukrainian Pedr Welsh
Entry updated August 31, 2007   Contribute