Peter may refer to:


List of people named Peter {{expand list, date=August 2020 Peter is a common name A name is a term used for identification by an external observer. They can identify a class or category of things, or a single thing, either uniquely, or within a given context. The entity i ...
, a list of people and fictional characters with the given name * Peter (given name) **
Saint Peter Saint Peter; he, שמעון בר יונה, Šimʿōn bar Yōnāh; ar, سِمعَان بُطرُس, translit=Simʿa̅n Buṭrus; grc-gre, Πέτρος, Petros; cop, Ⲡⲉⲧⲣⲟⲥ, Petros; lat, Petrus; ar, شمعون الصفـا, Sham' ...
(died 60s), apostle of Jesus, leader of the early Christian Church * Peter (surname), a surname (including a list of people with the name)


* Peter (actor) (born 1952), stage name Shinnosuke Ikehata, Japanese dancer and actor * ''Peter'' (album), a 1993 EP by Canadian band Eric's Trip * ''Peter'' (1934 film), a 1934 film directed by Henry Koster * ''Peter'' (2021 film), Marathi language film * "Peter" (''Fringe episode''), an episode of the television series ''Fringe'' * ''Peter'' (novel), a 1908 book by Francis Hopkinson Smith * "Peter" (short story), an 1892 short story by Willa Cather

Other uses

* Peter, the Lord's cat, a cat who lived at Lord's Cricket Ground in London * Peter (dog), a collie awarded the Dickin Medal in 1945 * Peter (eagle), a bald eagle at the Philadelphia Mint c. 1830–36 * ''The Peter'', or '' Peter Pomegranate'', a 16th-century English warship * Peter, Utah or Petersboro, a census-designated place (CDP) in Cache County, Utah, United States *
Act of Peter:''This article discusses a text which is quite distinct from the Acts of Peter''. The ''Act of Peter'' is a brief miracle text celebrating virginity that is found in the 5th-century papyrus Berlin Codex (Berolinensis Gnosticus 8502). It treats of ...
, a 5th-century miracle text *
Acts of Peter The Acts of Peter is one of the earliest of the apocrypha Apocrypha (Gr. ἀπόκρυφος, ‘the hidden hings) The biblical Books received by the early Church as part of the Greek version of the Old Testament, but not included in the Hebre ...
, one of the apocryphal Acts of the Apostles * Gospel of Peter, a non-canonical gospel

See also

* Epistle of Peter (disambiguation) * King Peter (disambiguation) * Pete (disambiguation) * Peters (disambiguation) * Pierre (disambiguation) * Piter (disambiguation) * Petrus (disambiguation) * Petre, a surname and given name * Petro (disambiguation) * Petru, a Romanian name meaning Peter, including a list of people with the name * Petteri, a Finnish name meaning Peter, including a list of people with the name * Saint Peter (disambiguation) *, including many people with forename Peter * {{Disambiguation