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Origin

  • Latin

Meaning/history

  • A patrician, nobleman

Nicknames

  • Paddy, Pat, Patch,
  • Padward

Interesting Patricks

  • Patrick Moore,
  • Patrick Gale (author),
  • Patrick Stewart,
  • Patrick Cox (shoe designer),
  • Patrick Dempsey (actor),
  • St Patrick (Patron Saint of Ireland),
  • Patrick Swazey,
  • Patrick Swayze,
  • Patrick Duffy,
  • Patrick Henry

Unfortunate Patricks

  • Paddy Ashdown

Patrick goes well with

Middle names/Siblings/Partners

  • Gabriel,
  • Stephen,
  • James

When I hear Patrick
I think of...

  • A strong, popular, happy boy
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