In English, a man's name meaning "a patrician, or a noble".

Some folks name their kids Patrick because of their Irish background, or after Saint Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland.

Patricks range from the super athletic (such as Patrick Eaves) to the theatrical elite (such as Patrick Swayze) to great political thinkers (such as Patrick Pearse).

Patrick can be shortened to Pat and Paddy, and can be feminized as Patty, Pat, or Patricia. There are over three dozen different translations for the name.

Patrick is an iconic name for the Irish people, especially the Irish men, though Russians, Dutchmen, and others who aren't necesarily Irish or Irish-related have been named Patrick, too.

Interestingly, the accredited source of the name, Saint Patrick, wasn't Irish at all! He was actually a Roman citizen of Britain.
There have been several PATRICKs throughout history. Saint Patrick was a great Scottish missionary, Patrick Pearse wrote plays and supported the Easter Rising, and Paddy Bradley's an Irish footballer.

As for me, Patrick, I hope to become a great actor and singer. Maybe even a writer or director.
by GenghisKhan44 August 18, 2009
Patrick is very talented when it comes to playing musical instruments. His best instrument is the drums. He is shy but can perform in front of many people. He is not so good in his academics. He lacks self motivation and needs to be pushed most of the time. He tends to keep his problem to himself. He is quiet with people he does not know but outgoing with his friends. He is also good in drawing and video computer design.
(Patrick)
1. Musically talented
2. Lazy
3. Computer geek
4. Quiet
5. Artist
by weird mom January 01, 2012
A baller soccer player with smarts. An all around sexy beast. Faster than lightning, and smarter than Einstein.
Dude it's the legendary Patrick!!!
by Patrick123 January 17, 2008
A pink starfish that is Spongebob's best friend.
He is also one of Spongebob's neighbors, along with Squidward.
he isn't very intelligent, but he had knowledge in the study of wumbology.
Patrick: Is mayonnaise an instrument?
Squidward: no Patrick, mayonnaise is not an instrument.
by Nobody here May 03, 2015
The Massive Bastard
'Patrick is The Massive Bastard'

'Patrick's Massive Bastards: For the portlier gentleman'
by Ribenaface May 16, 2011
The one acquaintance who is hated by the circle of friends. This acquaintance has low social awareness by not understanding that he is a right cunt.
Guy A: "Who? Patrick?"
Guy B: "Fucking Patrick."
Guy A: "Fuck that guy."
Guy B: "Yeah, fuck that guy."
Guy C: "Right?!"
by no_name_bitches January 04, 2016
the most attractive and handsome person in the whollleeeeee world. no one is more perfect than him. he is so sweet and everything anyone could ever ask for.
patrick, i love you
by courtneyratttt May 21, 2015
See 'cunt' in regular dictionary.
Susan: "What happened to all the goddamn hot dogs?"
Stuart: "Patrick ate all of them."
Susan: "That fucking cunt."
by sooooooo many dicks April 02, 2015

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