Padraig
Origin/Usage
Latin, Scottish
Pronunciation
PAW-drik
Meaning
A nobleman
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Padraig is a Scottish variant of Patrick. Patrick originates in Latin language and means "nobleman". As a masculine given name it has been popular over centuries and in different spellings all over the world. Saint Patrick is the most recognized patron saint of Ireland, widely popularized by the Irish tradition of the "green" Saint Patrick's Day.

Famous Padraigs

Padraig Amond - footballer
Padraig Flynn - politician

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