From German Names

Male Male Name

German Pronunciation

Listen to the German pronunciation of Peter. The speaker is a native speaker of Standard German from Schleswig-Holstein / Northern Germany:

Predominant Age Group in Germany

Typically born before 1985

Variant Forms

Origin and Meaning

German form of Petrus, a Latin form of Greek πέτρος (pétros) = 'stone, rock'

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