Gender: Male Meaning of Peterson: "son of Peter" Origin of Peterson: English

The name Peterson is a boy's name of English origin meaning "son of Peter". Peterson and is often added to lists like Son Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Welcome, Class!".

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To honor an ancestral Peter.

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Petersen, Peteris


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