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Peter (IPA: /ˈpitɝ/)

Peter (n.)

A common baptismal name for a man. The name of one of the apostles,

Peter (v. i.)

To become exhausted; to run out; to fail; -- used generally with out; as, that mine has petered out.


Apostle and first pope


Brother of the Byzantine Emperor Maurice


Roman usurper


Census-designated place in Cache County, Utah, United States


Male given name

Peter Synonyms

St. Peter The Apostl, Saint Peter, Peter, Simon Peter, St. Peter, Saint Peter The Apostle

PETER (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Performance evaluation tests for environmental research

PETER (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Peter Pan

Peter Rhymes

Beater, Cheater, Deater, Deeter, Dieter, Eater, Heater, Heeter, Jeeter, Jeter, Keator, Keeter, Keiter, Liter, Meter, Neater, Peter, Pieter, Praetor, Schleeter, Seater, Skeeter, Sleeter, Sliter, Streater, Streeter, Strieter, Sweeter, Teater, Teeter, Teter, Treater, Vietor, Yeater

Demeter, Demetre, Depleter, Molitor, Repeater, St_peter, Vanmeter, Vanmetre

Peter (Last Name / Surname)

Peter is the #3,859 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 9,191 people had that surname.

Peter (Sexual Terminology)


Spanish Translation

Peter in Spanish is Pedro

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [after a farmer called Peter Ian Staker has phoned up about a lost swan] P.I. Staker... Pisstaker! Come on!" - Hot Fuzz

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A government which robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul." - Taxation

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Bedazzled (2000 film), written by Larry Gelbart, Harold Ramis and Peter Tolan, based on the 1967 original by Peter Cook." - Soul

Example Sentence (Quote)

"By robbing Peter he paid Paul, and hoped to catch larks if ever the heavens should fall." - François Rabelais

Example Sentence (Quote)

" David Lindholm & Peter Svärd, Sigmund Ringeck's Knightly Art of the Longsword, Paladin Press (2003), ISBN 1-58160-410-6" - Johannes Lichtenauer

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