Pieter is a male given name, the Dutch form of Peter, The name has been one of the most common names in the Netherlands for centuries, but since the mid-twentieth century its popularity has dropped steadily, from almost 3000 per year in 1947 to about 100 a year in 2016.
Pieter Janssens Elinga
Pieter Janssens Elinga (1623–1682) was a Dutch Golden Age painter, mainly of domestic interior scenes with a strong emphasis on the rectangular geometrical elements of windows, floor tiling paintings, and other elements, and a few genre figures. He also painted still lifes.
Pieter Claesen Wyckoff
Pieter Claesen Wyckoff (ca. 1620 – June 30, 1694) was a prominent figure in Dutch and later English colonial Kings County, Long Island, New York. Most persons surnamed Wyckoff in North America, including many variations in spelling, can be traced to his family. After some time spent at Rensselaerwyck, near present-day Albany, New York, in 1655 Pieter moved his family into a rented house in New Amersfoort (present day Flatlands, Brooklyn ). Pieter Claesen prospered here, acquired land and became a local judge (justice of the peace). He was influential in establishing the Flatlands Dutch Reformed Church at the juncture of Flatbush Avenue and Kings Highway in Brooklyn. The Wyckoffs are prominent members in Manalapan, New Jersey.
Pieter Willem "Piet" Kasteleyn (October 12, 1924 – January 16, 1996) was a Dutch physicist famous for his contributions to the field of Statistical Mechanics.
Pieter Bosch Botha
Pieter Howes (born 12 March 1985), also known by his stage name, Pieter Bosch Botha, is a South African actor, theatre director, playwright and television scriptwriter. He is an activist for social justice and racial literacy. Pieter is a prominent commentator on politics and society. Before his work as an activist, Pieter spent 13 years in the entertainment industry. He played a lead role in the popular SABC 2 television series, Soul Buddyz, directed by Bobby Heaney. In 2009 he portrayed the controversial character, Lammetjie Koekemoer, on KykNet 's popular daily soap opera, Villa Rosa. He also had guest appearances on e.tv 's soap opera, Backstage, and the SABC2 sitcom, Askies!. In 2013 he appeared in Nicholas Spagnoletti's play, Civil Parting, which was performed in Ireland at the International Dublin Gay Theatre Festival and later won the Standard Bank Ovation Award at the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown.
Pieter Wouwerman (September 13, 1623 – May 9, 1682) was a Dutch Golden Age landscape painter.
Pieter Gerritsz van Roestraten
Pieter Gerritsz van Roestraten (21 April 1630 – 10 July 1700) was a Dutch Golden Age painter of still lifes and genre scenes.
Jan Pieter Brueghel
Jan Pieter Brueghel or Jan Pieter Breughel (29 August 1628 (baptised) – 1664) was a Flemish Baroque painter specialised in flower still lifes.