Petter is a common Scandinavian firstname. It may refer to:


  • Petter (rapper) (full name Petter Askergren), a Swedish rap musician
  • Petter Dass, a poet and hymn writer
  • Petter Hansson, a Swedish footballer
  • W. E. W. Petter, English aircraft designer
  • Petter Rudi, a Norwegian footballer
  • Gonzalo Rocha, an Uruguayan footballer, full name Petter Gonzalo Rocha Lavandeira
  • Petter Northug, a Norwegian cross country skier
  • Tom Petters, former CEO and chairman of Petters Group Worldwide
  • Petter Stenborg, Swedish actor and theatre director
  • Petter Sivlér, Swedish scientist.

In business:

  • Lister Petter, a British manufacturer of internal combustion engines
    • Petters Limited, a former manufacturer of internal combustion engines, and one of Lister Petter's predecessors
  • Petters Group Worldwide, a diversified company headquartered in Minnetonka, Minnesota

Other articles related to "petter":

Petter Gustafsson
... Petter Gustafsson (born September 16, 1985), is a Swedish football player, playing for Djurgårdens IF ... Petter scored his first goal in Allsvenskan against Elfsborg 24 October 2010 ...
Petter's Sportive Lemur
... Petter's sportive lemur (Lepilemur petteri) is a sportive lemur endemic to Madagascar ... Petter's sportive lemur is found in southwestern Madagascar, living in dry spiny forests and some gallery forests ...
Lister Petter - Engine Ranges
... One of the most popular early Petter engines was the AVA series, AVA1 and AVA2 (1- and 2-cylinder engines respectively), and the Lister D ... In the writers opinion the Petter A range can be problematic especially in the raw water cooled marine version known as the Petter Mini-6 ... If possible use a genuine Petter gasket (old type that has asbestos reinforcement) In jellyfish infested waters a large basket type water strainer and an engine overheat alarm are must-ha ...
Petter's Gerbil
... Petter's gerbil or Petter's tateril, Taterillus petteri, is a species of gerbil found in Burkina Faso, Mali, and Niger ...