Origin and Meaning of the Name Petros
Miscellaneous Info for Petros
Used in:Greek speaking countries
Additional Info:'Cephas' became in Greek 'Petros' because they share the same meaning; this is why the English form of Cephas is Peter. In modern Greek this name is written 'pi-epsilon-tau-rho-omicron-sigma', with an accent on the epsilon.
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