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Polish Names Starting with P

Whether you’re looking for a name for your child, a new pet, or even a character in a story you’re writing, there are tons of ideas out there. We’ve compiled helpful guides of names and their meanings...

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The name Piotr is a Polish variation of the name Peter. Peter is a name with English origin and the meaning of Peter is a ‘rock’ or a ‘stone’. Peter was taken from the Old English name 'Piers' and it was given as a signifier that a person was extremely trustworthy, strong and reliable to everyone around them. One of the most famous men called Piotr was Ilyich Tchaikovsky, who is one of the most highly regarded composers of all time. He is famous for composing 'Swan Lake', 'Piano Concerto No. 1' and 'The Seasons'.

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