Gender Masculine
Usage Italian, Dutch
Pronounced Pron. PYEHR(Italian)
PEER(Dutch)
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Meaning & History

Italian and Dutch variant form of PETER. In Italian, this form is often used in combination with another name.

Related Names

VariantsPiero, Pietro(Italian) Peter, Petrus, Pieter(Dutch)
DiminutivePiet(Dutch)
Other Languages & CulturesPjetër(Albanian) Botros, Boutros, Butrus(Arabic) Bedros, Petros(Armenian) Peio, Peru, Petri(Basque) Piotr(Belarusian) Peter(Biblical) Petros(Biblical Greek) Petrus(Biblical Latin) Per, Perig, Pierrick(Breton) Petar, Pencho, 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) Peetu, 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) Pēteris(Latvian) 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, Petruț(Romanian) Pyotr, Petia, Petya(Russian) Pedru(Sardinian) Peadar(Scottish) Petar, Pejo, Perica, Pero(Serbian) Peter(Slovak) Peter(Slovene) Pedro(Spanish) Pär, Peder, Peer, Pehr, Pelle, Per, Peter, Petter, Pierre(Swedish) Petro(Ukrainian) Pedr(Welsh)

Entry updated February 28, 2019