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793
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since 1880
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Peder

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  • According to a user from Denmark, the name Peder is of Danish origin and means "Rock (same as Peter)".
  • According to a user from United Kingdom, the name Peder is of Unknown origin and means "Rock".

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Notable Persons Named Peder

Lido is a musician. He has had major accomplishments since 2005. Lido was given the name Peder Losnegård on October 26th, 1992 in Tysvær, Norway. Lido is also known as LidoLido, Lido, and Trippy Turtle.

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P.S. Krøyer was an artist. P.S. was given the name Peder Severin Krøyer on July 23rd, 1851 in Stavanger. He breathed his last breath on November 21st, 1909.

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Peder was born on March 23rd, 0567 in Serbia.

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Peder Mørk Mønsted was a in the field of painting. Peder was born on December 10th, 1859 in Balle Mølle, Denmark. Peder is also known as Monsted, Peder Mork; Monsted, and Peter Mark. He passed away on June 20th, 1941.

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Peder Jensen is a personal care assistant and writer. Peder was given the name Peder Are Nøstvold Jensen on June 11th, 1975 in Ålesund, Norway. Peder is also known as Fjordman (pseudonym) and Fjordman.

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Peder Balke was an artist. Peder was given the name Peder Andersen on November 4th, 1804 in Helgøya, Norway. He left this life on February 5th, 1887.

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How popular is the baby name Peder in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1894 5 0 5
1903 5 0 5
1912 5 0 5
1913 5 0 5
1915 6 0 6
1916 9 0 9
1917 8 0 8
1918 5 0 5
1921 6 0 6
1922 6 0 6
1923 6 0 6
1930 9 0 9
1931 7 0 7
1932 7 0 7
1935 7 0 7
1938 6 0 6
1939 9 0 9
1940 6 0 6
1941 7 0 7
1942 9 0 9
1943 8 0 8
1944 6 0 6
1945 9 0 9
1946 7 0 7
1947 12 0 12
1948 14 0 14
1949 14 0 14
1950 10 0 10
1951 12 0 12
1952 10 0 10
1953 9 0 9
1954 16 0 16
1955 11 0 11
1956 10 0 10
1957 5 0 5
1958 7 0 7
1959 13 0 13
1960 9 0 9
1961 10 0 10
1962 10 0 10
1963 11 0 11
1964 8 0 8
1965 15 0 15
1966 11 0 11
1967 12 0 12
1968 12 0 12
1969 14 0 14
1970 17 0 17
1971 13 0 13
1972 7 0 7
1973 14 0 14
1974 11 0 11
1975 20 0 20
1976 13 0 13
1977 11 0 11
1978 9 0 9
1979 19 0 19
1980 19 0 19
1981 8 0 8
1982 20 0 20
1983 13 0 13
1984 12 0 12
1985 10 0 10
1986 17 0 17
1987 10 0 10
1988 6 0 6
1989 13 0 13
1990 5 0 5
1991 19 0 19
1992 7 0 7
1993 11 0 11
1994 12 0 12
1995 9 0 9
1996 6 0 6
1997 9 0 9
1998 7 0 7
1999 5 0 5
2000 7 0 7
2002 5 0 5
2005 5 0 5
2013 6 0 6

Common last names for Peder

  • Pedersen
  • Pederson
  • Olsen
  • Andersen
  • Johnson
  • Jensen
  • Ness
  • Christensen
  • Madsen
  • Bakken

Fun Facts about the name Peder

  • How Popular is the name Peder? Peder is the 12,201st most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Peder have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 793 babies born with the first name Peder in the United States. That's more than enough people named Peder to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Peder? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1894 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Peder first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Peder is Wednesday, October 27th, 1869.
  • What year had the most people named Peder born? The highest recorded use of the first name Peder was in 1975 with a total of 20 babies.
  • Random Peder Factoid: According to the 1982 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Peder is not a popular baby boy's name in Minnesota. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Minnesota have the same name as you in 1982.
  • Weird things about the name Peder: Your name in reverse order is Redep. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Epder. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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