Saint Peter the Apostle

Definitions of Saint Peter the Apostle
  1. noun
    disciple of Jesus and leader of the Apostles; regarded by Catholics as the vicar of Christ on earth and first Pope
    synonyms: Peter, Saint Peter, Simon Peter, St. Peter, St. Peter the Apostle
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    (New Testament) one of the original 12 disciples chosen by Christ to preach his gospel
    a person who has died and has been declared a saint by canonization
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