Patrik - boys name

Patrik name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 68%

Patrik name meaning:

The name Patrik is a variant of the name Patrick, derived from the Latin name Patricius, meaning "nobleman" or "patrician." It has its roots in ancient Rome, where patricians were members of the highest social class, typically holding positions of power and privilege. The name Patrick became popular in Ireland due to the influence of Saint Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland. He was a fifth-century Christian missionary known for bringing Christianity to the country and is widely celebrated on St. Patrick's Day.

In modern times, the name Patrik continues to carry a sense of nobility and distinction. It symbolizes strength, leadership, and a certain air of authority. Those named Patrik often possess strong moral values, a strong sense of justice, and a natural ability to command respect. They may have a taste for refined things, an appreciation for tradition, and a desire to make a positive impact on the world around them. Overall, the name Patrik exudes a sense of dignity and honor, reflecting its historical significance and the qualities it embodies.

Origin: Swedish

Swedish form of Patrick. Noble.

Related names

Patrick , Paddy , Padraic, Padric, Padrig, Padruig, Pat , Patric, Patrice, Patricia , Patrik , Patryk

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Overall UK ranking: 1516 out of 4789

16 recorded births last year

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  • Scotland (1265)

Historical popularity of Patrik

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