Patch Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Peter:
From the Ecclesiastic Late Latin Petrus and the Greek Petros, names derived from petra (a rock) and petros (a stone). The name is borne in the Bible by one of the Twelve Apostles of Christ. Peter is considered to have been the first pope and cofounder of the Christian Church with Paul.
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Patch is a nickname that usually comes from the name Peter, sometimes Patrick.
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Patch Adams, American physician, social activist, clown and author (born Hunter Doherty Adams)
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Patch Adams is a real person depicted in the movie "Patch Adams" played by Robin Williams