Name: Pádraig

Origin and Meaning of the Name Pádraig

  • Meaning:
    Patrician
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (paw drig)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Pádraig)
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Miscellaneous Info for Pádraig

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  • Used in:
    English and Gaelic speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    The original Gaelic form of Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland. This name was associated with the Latin 'patricius' (a man from the patrician, or noble, class), but may be an early Celtic name of unsure meaning.

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