Padraig Name Meaning & Origin

Padraig

Pronunciation: PAW-drig (key)

Origin of the name Patrick:

Derived from the Latin patricius (a patrician, a nobleman). The name was made famous by St. Patrick (c. 385 - 461), a Christian Breton and Roman citizen who was a missionary to and patron saint of Ireland.

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Nicknames for Padraig

Padge, Pad, Paddy,

Meanings and history of the name Padraig

Gaelic form of Patrick.

Famous real-life people named Padraig

Padraig Harrington, professional golfer, b. 1971

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