a masculine name
Origin of PierreFr: see Peter
capital of S.Dak., on the Missouri River
Origin of Pierreafter Pierre Chouteau, early fur trader
The capital of South Dakota, in the central part of the state on the Missouri River. Originally a small trading center, it thrived after the coming of the railroad and was chosen as state capital in 1889.
- A male given name occasionally borrowed from French, cognate to Peter.
- The capital of South Dakota.