Patterson
Origin/Usage
Latin
Pronunciation
PAT-ər-sən
Meaning
Patrick's son
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Patterson is related to 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.

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