Petter

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch and German Ludewig, a variant of the personal name Peter.

Proper noun[edit]

Petter (plural Petters)

  1. A surname.

Statistics[edit]

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Petter is the 38050th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 583 individuals. Petter is most common among White (88.34%) individuals.

Further reading[edit]


Norwegian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Petter

  1. A male given name, variant of Peter.

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Kristoffer Kruken - Ola Stemshaug: Norsk personnamnleksikon, Det Norske Samlaget, Oslo 1995, →ISBN
  • [1] Statistisk sentralbyrå, Namnestatistikk: 10 139 males with the given name Petter living in Norway on January 1st 2011, with the frequency peak in the 19th century and a smaller peak in the 1990s. Accessed on 19 May, 2011.

Swedish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Petter c (genitive Petters)

  1. A male given name, variant of Peter.