Share This Name

About This Name


Peder is a Scandinavian variant of Peter. Peter originates in Greek language and means "rock". As a masculine given name it has been popular over centuries and in different spellings all over the world. This was the name of several saints, including the one of the twelve disciples of Jesus, as well as the name of numerous members of European royalty. In the United States its usage has declined a lot lately. It functions as a surname as well.

Syllables

2

Pronunciation

PEH-dehr

More Names


Ken
Obi
Rhett
Randell
Ramsey
Nichalas
Adonias
Burgess
Jockie
Esben
Judson
Abel
Gunner
Jadyn
Xanti

Download the App

Disover and match names today only on the BabyHandle mobile app.
Available in the App Store and Play Store