Name: Patrick

Origin and Meaning of the Name Patrick

  • Meaning:
    Patrician
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (PAH trik)
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Miscellaneous Info for Patrick

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  • Used in:
    English and Gaelic speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    St Patrick is the patron saint of Ireland.

    Notable bearers include actor Patrick Stewart, French football or soccer player Patrick Vieira, 'Dr Who' actor Patrick Troughton, astronomer Patrick Moore and actor Patrick Dempsey.

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