Piers – Scary Mommy


The medieval English form of Peter, meaning "rock." Probably refers to actual stones, or the stability they provide - but if your little Piers ends up with a talent for wailing away on an electric guitar, you can give his name meaning some credit.


There really aren't many good nickname choices for Piers.

Famous people named Piers:

Novelists Piers Paul Read and Piers Anthony; TV personality/journalist Piers Morgan; actor Ryan Piers Williams.

Fun fact:

In the Harry Potter series, Piers Polkiss is the best friend of Harry's annoying cousin Dudley Dursley.

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