Given Name PIER

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Italian, Dutch
PRONOUNCED: PYER (Italian), PEER (Dutch)  [details]

Meaning & History

Italian and Dutch variant form of PETER. In Italian, this form is often used in combination with another name.
VARIANTS: Piero, Pietro (Italian), Peter, Petrus, Pieter (Dutch)
DIMINUTIVE: Piet (Dutch)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Pjetër (Albanian), Botros, Boutros, Butrus (Arabic), Bedros, Petros (Armenian), Peio, Peru, Petri (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), Péťa, Peťa, Petr, Petřík (Czech), Peder, Peer, Per, Peter (Danish), Peers, Pete, Peter (English), Piers (English (British)), Petro (Esperanto), Peeter (Estonian), Petur (Faroese), Pekka, Petri, Petteri, Pietari (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), Pit, Pitter (Limburgish), Petras (Lithuanian), Petar, Petre, Pece, Pero (Macedonian), Petera (Maori), Piers (Medieval French), Petruccio (Medieval Italian), Pièrre (Norman), Peder, Peer, Per, Peter, Petter (Norwegian), Pèire (Occitan), Piotr (Polish), Pedrinho, Pedro (Portuguese), Petre, Petrică, Petru (Romanian), Pyotr, Petia, Petya (Russian), Pedru (Sardinian), Peadar (Scottish), Petar, Pejo, Perica, Pero (Serbian), Peter (Slovak), Peter (Slovene), Pedro (Spanish), Peder, Peer, Pehr, Pelle, Per, Peter, Petter, Pierre (Swedish), Petro (Ukrainian), Pedr (Welsh)
Entry updated October 20, 2016