Name
PETTER

Name PETTER

Between 1900 and 2019 there were 11,734 births of Petter in the countries below, which represents an average of 99 births of children bearing the first name Petter per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 68 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Petter   
In Italiano Nome Petter   


Information about the first name Petter

The first name Petter has been assigned to:
99.98% to boys
0.02% to girls
The country where the first name Petter is the most common is:
NO Norway
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 6 letters including 2 vowels and 4 consonants

Petter in Japanese *

Romajipiittaa
Katakanaピーッター
Hiraganaぴーったー
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Petter in Japanese
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Petter in sign language

Petter in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Petter

US English
Etymology src :
  • pet +‎ -t- +‎ -er.
Noun src :
  • petter (plural petters)
  • (rare) One who pets.
  • 1953, Ernest Watson Burgess, Paul Wallin, Engagement and marriage
  • […] 36) are good sports 37) have a good sense of humor 38) are not sissies 39) do not try to neck on the first date 40) are not routine petters […]
  • 2007, George Philip, Cowboy life: the letters of George Philip
  • I was always a petter of my horses, teaching them to do some minor tricks.
Pronunciation src :
  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈpɛtə/
  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˈpɛtə(ɹ)/, /-ɾə(ɹ)/
  • Rhymes: -ɛtə, -ɛtə(ɹ)
  • Hyphenation: pet‧ter
SE Swedish
Proper noun src :
  • Petter c (genitive Petters)
  • A male given name, variant of Peter.
 

Popularity of the name Petter

Number of PETTER births per year

Total births of Petter by country

Births with the first name Petter
Country
Boys
Girls
NONorway
1945 - 2019
10,360
0
SESweden
1998 - 2019
1,047
0
BRBrazil
1930 - 2010
260
0
FRFrance
1900 - 2019
26
0
DKDenmark
1985 - 2019
20
0
DEGermany
2000 - 2018
8
0
AUAustralia
1944 - 2019
5
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2019
3
0
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
0
2
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
2
0
ATAustria
1984 - 2018
1
0

Total births of Petter by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Petter
Country
Boys
Girls
NONorway
2019
55
0
BRBrazil
2010
7
0
SESweden
2019
5
0
QCQuebec
2019
1
0

Comments on the name Petter

Personalities with the first name Petter

There are 45 personalities with the first name Petter


Måns Zelmerlöw
(Måns Petter Albert Sahlén Zelmerlöw) src

Sweden
Actor Singer Television presenter


Petter Solberg
src

Norway
Rally driver


Petter Hansson
src

Sweden
Association football player


Petter Northug
(Petter Northug Jr.) src

Norway
Cross-country skier Poker player


Nils Petter Molvær
src

Norway
Composer Record producer Trumpeter Jazz musician


Petter Dass
src

Norway
Writer Priest Poet


Lars Petter Nordhaug
src

Norway
Sport cyclist


Petter Adolf Karsten
src

Finland
Biologist University teacher Botanist Mycologist


Petter Hugstedt
src

Norway
Association football player Ski jumper


Petter Tande
src

Norway
Nordic combined skier



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Petter
Full list of personalities with the first name Petter

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Petter

There are 92 actors and actresses with the first name Petter
Petter Mjøen Westlund
Petter Hansson
Petter Fryklund-Borg
Petter Holmberg
Petter Lennstrand
Petter Billengren
Petter Wilhelm Schjerven
Petter Thoresen
Petter Næss
Petter Nome
Petter Vennerød
Petter Davidson
Petter Sairanen
Petter Stefansson
Petter Ingemarsson
Petter Berg
Petter Egnefors
Petter Aamo
Petter Linbaek
Petter Neegaard
Petter Westfelt
Petter Väänänen
Petter Noddeland
Petter Ljunggren
Petter Lindstad
Petter Lindbeck
Petter Width Kristiansen
Petter Kolterud
Petter B. Knudsen
Petter Holmquist

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Petter
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Petter

Rankings of first name PETTER by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#110NO Norway2019
#998SE Sweden2019
#6097BR Brazil2010
#7457QC Quebec2019
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
No ranking of first name PETTER (female) births over the last year available in each country






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