US Popularity:7707
Other Origin(s):Greek, British
Meaning:Stone, rock
Peer is a baby boy’s name of Scandinavian origin. Relating to the British name Peter and the Greek name Petros, Peer translates to “stone” or “rock.” This name and its variant Pir also has meaning and significance in some Islamic cultures, where it is given to spiritual leaders. With its rich cultural history and meaning, this name has diverse appeal. Baby Peer is sure to be a strong leader with a regal presence.

Peer Name Popularity Data

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 1970
+ 1523
from 1969
In comparison to the previous year's data
  • Behind the Name, Peer, April 2021

  • Behind the Name, Peter, June 2023

  • Name Doctor, Peer

  • Online Etymology Dictionary, Peter

  • WordSense, Peer

  • Merriam Webster, Pir

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