Peter

Gender: Male
Origin: Greek
Meaning: Rock
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The name Peter means Rock and is of Greek origin. Peter is a name that's been used primarily by parents who are considering baby names for boys.

In the Bible, Peter was an apostle of Christ.

Famous Peters include Peter Jennings, newscaster. Peter Sellers, actor/comedian. Pete Wentz, musician. Peter Dinklage, actor. Peter Gabriel, singer/songwriter. Peter Krause, actor.

Peter Pan, children's storybook character who didn't want to grow up.

People who like the name Peter also like:
MaleBenjamin, William, Henry, Matthew, Jacob, Oliver, Samuel
FemaleCharlotte, Elizabeth, Olivia, Emma, Grace, Lucy, Abigail
Peter Stats
checkmark Peter is on 2,442 members' favorite name lists
checkmark Peter is currently #100 on the Baby Names popularity charts
checkmark Peter is currently #212 in U.S. births
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God, Saint Peter and the Guardian Angel - Carter USM
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Hey, St. Peter - Flash and the Pan
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Introduction (Peter And The Wolf) - "Weird Al" Yankovic
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My Friend Peter - Alkaline Trio
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Peter And The Wolf - "Weird Al" Yankovic
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Peter Gunn - Henry Mancini, Art of Noise, Duane Eddy, Jimi Hendrix, Emerson, Lake and Palmer
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Peter Lorre - The World/Inferno Friendship Society
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Peter Pan - Patty Griffin
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Peter Pan - Terry Kitchen
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Peter Piper - Run DMC
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The Ballad of Peter Pumpkinhead - XTC
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Victory Over Peter Bones - Reel Big Fish