Patricia - girls name

Patricia name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 89%

Patricia name meaning:

The name Patricia is of Latin origin and holds a significant meaning. It is derived from the male name Patricius, which means "noble" or "patrician" in Latin. As a feminine form, Patricia symbolizes the qualities of nobility, grace, and elegance. The name gained popularity during the Middle Ages and was often associated with women of high social status or noble birth.

People named Patricia are often described as strong, compassionate, and caring individuals. They possess a natural sense of leadership and are known for their ability to bring people together. Patricias are often admired for their intelligence, determination, and independent nature. They are highly regarded for their loyalty and dedication to their loved ones.

The name Patricia has a timeless appeal and has been used in different cultures and languages around the world. It continues to be a popular choice for parents who want to bestow a name that represents strength, nobility, and grace upon their daughter.

Origin: Latin

Feminine form of Patrick: Regal; noble.

Related names

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

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Overall UK ranking: 640 out of 5581

60 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Patricia

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