See also: pere, pére, père, pêre, Père, and Péré

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Various origins:

Proper nounEdit

Pere (plural Peres)

  1. A surname​.

StatisticsEdit

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Pere is the 36337th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 616 individuals. Pere is most common among White (53.41%) and Hispanic/Latino (35.55%) individuals.

Further readingEdit


CatalanEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Catalan Pere, from Latin Petrus, from Ancient Greek Πέτρος (Pétros). Compare Occitan Pèire, French Pierre, Spanish Pedro.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Pere m

  1. A male given name, equivalent to English Peter

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • “Pere” in Diccionari català-valencià-balear, Antoni Maria Alcover and Francesc de Borja Moll, 1962.

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Occitan [Term?].

Proper nounEdit

Pere ?

  1. A surname, from Occitan​.

ReferencesEdit

Michel Grosclaude, Dictionnaire étymologique des noms de famille gascons, Orthez, per noste, 2003, →ISBN, page 208


Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

See pere (father).

Proper nounEdit

le Pere m (nominative singular Pere)

  1. (Christianity) God