Name Peter in the world's Bibles

Meaning of the name: a rock or stone. Related names are: Simon, Jesus, Lord . The translations of Peter in 136 languages of the Bible are illustrated in the
below, from Pedro in Spanish to ピーター in Japanese!
Name Peter in the world's Bibles
And Jesus, walking by the sea of Galilee, saw two brethren, Simon called Peter, and Andrew his brother, casting a net into the sea: for they were fishers. (MAT 4:18)
And when Jesus was come into Peter's house, he saw his wife's mother laid, and sick of a fever. (MAT 8:14)
Now the names of the twelve apostles are these; The first, Simon, who is called Peter, and Andrew his brother; James the son of Zebedee, and John his brother; (MAT 10:2)
And Peter answered him and said, Lord, if it be thou, bid me come unto thee on the water. (MAT 14:28)
And he said, Come. And when Peter was come down out of the ship, he walked on the water, to go to Jesus. (MAT 14:29)
Then answered Peter and said unto him, Declare unto us this parable. (MAT 15:15)
And Simon Peter answered and said, Thou art the Christ, the Son of the living God. (MAT 16:16)
And I say also unto thee, That thou art Peter, and upon this rock I will build my church; and the gates of hell shall not prevail against it. (MAT 16:18)
Then Peter took him, and began to rebuke him, saying, Be it far from thee, Lord: this shall not be unto thee. (MAT 16:22)
But he turned, and said unto Peter, Get thee behind me, Satan: thou art an offence unto me: for thou savourest not the things that be of God, but those that be of men. (MAT 16:23)
And after six days Jesus taketh Peter, James, and John his brother, and bringeth them up into an high mountain apart, (MAT 17:1)
Then answered Peter, and said unto Jesus, Lord, it is good for us to be here: if thou wilt, let us make here three tabernacles; one for thee, and one for Moses, and one for Elias. (MAT 17:4)
And when they were come to Capernaum, they that received tribute money came to Peter, and said, Doth not your master pay tribute? (MAT 17:24)
Peter saith unto him, Of strangers. Jesus saith unto him, Then are the children free. (MAT 17:26)
Then came Peter to him, and said, Lord, how oft shall my brother sin against me, and I forgive him? till seven times? (MAT 18:21)
Then answered Peter and said unto him, Behold, we have forsaken all, and followed thee; what shall we have therefore? (MAT 19:27)
Peter answered and said unto him, Though all men shall be offended because of thee, yet will I never be offended. (MAT 26:33)
Peter said unto him, Though I should die with thee, yet will I not deny thee. Likewise also said all the disciples. (MAT 26:35)
And he took with him Peter and the two sons of Zebedee, and began to be sorrowful and very heavy. (MAT 26:37)
And he cometh unto the disciples, and findeth them asleep, and saith unto Peter, What, could ye not watch with me one hour? (MAT 26:40)
But Peter followed him afar off unto the high priest's palace, and went in, and sat with the servants, to see the end. (MAT 26:58)
Now Peter sat without in the palace: and a damsel came unto him, saying, Thou also wast with Jesus of Galilee. (MAT 26:69)
And after a while came unto him they that stood by, and said to Peter, Surely thou also art one of them; for thy speech bewrayeth thee. (MAT 26:73)
And Peter remembered the word of Jesus, which said unto him, Before the cock crow, thou shalt deny me thrice. And he went out, and wept bitterly. (MAT 26:75)
And Simon he surnamed Peter; (MAR 3:16)
And he suffered no man to follow him, save Peter, and James, and John the brother of James. (MAR 5:37)
And he saith unto them, But whom say ye that I am? And Peter answereth and saith unto him, Thou art the Christ. (MAR 8:29)
And he spake that saying openly. And Peter took him, and began to rebuke him. (MAR 8:32)
But when he had turned about and looked on his disciples, he rebuked Peter, saying, Get thee behind me, Satan: for thou savourest not the things that be of God, but the things that be of men. (MAR 8:33)
And after six days Jesus taketh with him Peter, and James, and John, and leadeth them up into an high mountain apart by themselves: and he was transfigured before them. (MAR 9:2)

Popularity of the name Peter in its translations around the world

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