Pieter

Pieter is a male given name, the Dutch form of Peter, and may refer to:

  • Sint Pieter, a village now incorporated in Maastricht;
  • Sint-Pieters, a suburb of Bruges;
  • Pieterburen, a village in the north of Groningen;
  • Pieter de Coninck (?-1332), Flemish revolutionary;
  • Pieter Bruegel the Elder (c 1525-1569), Netherlandish painter;
  • Pieter Brueghel the Younger (1564–1633), Netherlandish painter;
  • Pieter Corneliszoon Hooft (1581–1647), Dutch historian;
  • Peter Stuyvesant (originally Pieter) (c. 1612–1672), Director-General of the colony of New Netherland (New York);
  • Pieter de Hooch (1629–1684), Dutch painter;
  • Pieter Burmann the Elder (1668–1741), Dutch classical scholar;
  • Pieter Burmann the Younger (1714–1778), Dutch philologist;
  • Pieter van Maldere (1729–1768), South-Netherlandish composer;
  • Pieter Zeeman (1865–1943), Dutch physicist;
  • Pieter Willem Botha (1916–2006), President of South Africa;
  • Pieter van Vollenhoven (1939), the husband of princess Margriet of The Netherlands;
  • Pieter van den Hoogenband (1978), Dutch Olympic swimmer;
  • Pieter Gruijters (1967), Dutch Paralympic athleet;
  • Pieter Gerardus van Overstraten (1755–1801), Governor-general of the Dutch East Indies.

Other articles related to "pieter":

Museum Mayer Van Den Bergh - Collection
... Pieter Brueghel the Elder Dulle Griet (Mad Meg or Dull Gret), ca. 1562 Pieter Brueghel the Elder Proverbs' Master Heinrich of Constance, Christ and Saint John Group, 14th century Pieter Huys, The Temptation of Saint Anthony, 1577 Jan ...
Pieter Schelte
... Pieter Schelte is a planned platform installation/ decommissioning and pipelay vessel for the Allseas company, which when built will be the world's biggest ... Allseas says the conceptual design of Pieter Schelte and the basic design of the novel twin hulls has been completed by Swan Hunter in Newcastle-upon-tyne ...
Ambrosius Brueghel - Family Tree
... Pieter Bruegel the Elder Pieter Brueghel the Younger Jan Brueghel the Elder Ambrosius Brueghel Jan Brueghel the Younger Anna Brueghel David Teniers the Younger Jan Pieter ...
Pieter De Graeff - Biography - Early Years
... In 1655 Pieter went together with Joan Huydecoper I and his eldest son Joan on a diplomatic mission to the Prince-elector Frederick William of Brandenburg, to look for ... After Pieter did a Grand Tour through France and England, he married his niece Jacoba Bicker, like himself a cousin of the brothers Cornelis and Johan de ... Joost van den Vondel wrote a poem to Pieter and Jacoba's marriage at De Graeff's castle Ilpenstein ...
List Of Brothers In Arms Characters - Other Characters - Pieter - Death
... A building had fallen onto Pieter's home and crushed it, killing both Pieter and his father ...