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Definitions for patrick
ˈpæ trɪkpatrick

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Patrick, Saint Patrick, St. Patricknoun

    Apostle and patron saint of Ireland; an English missionary to Ireland in the 5th century


  1. Patricknoun

    A male given name from Latin Patricius, the name of an early Irish saint.

    Yes, by Saint Patrick, but there is, Horatio,

  2. Patricknoun

    An English patronymic surname.

  3. Patricknoun

    A village in Queensland, Australia; named for Patrick Creek, itself for Patrick, an Aboriginal assistant to Frederick Walker, Commandant of the Native Police.

  4. Patricknoun

    A parish of the Isle of Man.

  5. Patricknoun

    A town in South Carolina, United States; named for railroad official John T. Patrick.

  6. Patricknoun

    An unincorporated community in Nevada, United States; named for rancher Patrick McCarran.


  1. patrick

    Patrick is traditionally a male given name derived from the Latin name Patricius, which means "nobleman". It is popular in English-speaking and other Western countries. It is most commonly associated with Saint Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland. In a broader context, it could also refer to people, fictional characters, or places named Patrick.

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Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Patrick is ranked #552 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Patrick surname appeared 60,845 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 21 would have the surname Patrick.

    73.7% or 44,861 total occurrences were White.
    20.3% or 12,382 total occurrences were Black.
    2.1% or 1,308 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    2% or 1,223 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    1% or 627 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.7% or 444 total occurrences were Asian.

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'patrick' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3310

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'patrick' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4095

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of patrick in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of patrick in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of patrick in a Sentence

  1. Andy Reid:

    Patrick Mahomes’s Patrick Mahomes. Patrick Mahomes wanted to be in there, patrick Mahomes wanted to be competing and that’s a tribute to Patrick Mahomes and Patrick Mahomes competitiveness.

  2. Anthony Fauci:

    > Washington( CNN) Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick on Tuesday evening took some direct shots at Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Diseases and a member of the President's coronavirus task force.Specifically, Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick took issue with comments that Anthony Fauci had made earlier in the day during a Senate hearing, when Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick suggested that some states had reopened too fast and skipped some guidelines in the process.Texas was among the first states to begin reopening in early May but Republican Gov. Greg Abbott has recently reversed course after a spike in coronavirus cases.In defending Texas's reopening strategy, Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick claimed that.

  3. Lewis Langham:

    As far as the other stuff, the traffic stop, calling for backup, being polite to Patrick Lyoya, trying to persuade Patrick Lyoya to cooperate, chasing Patrick Lyoya, tackling Patrick Lyoya, none of those things will be perceived as violation of Grand Rapids policy.

  4. Danica Patrick:

    Aaron is a really good driver, he’s probably had less tickets. To clarify, Danica Patrick said Danica Patrick’s gotten three tickets within three days at some point. Back in January, Danica Patrick confirmedto Fox News that Danica Patrick was dating Danica Patrick and Aaron Rodgers soon after reports of Danica Patrick and Aaron Rodgers relationship broke early this year when Danica Patrick and Aaron Rodgers were seen dating. Both Danica Patrick and Danica Patrick and Aaron Rodgers had come off long-term relationships in the last year ; Patrick with fellow NASCAR driver Ricky Stenhouse Jr. and Danica Patrick and Aaron Rodgers with actress Olivia Munn. Danica Patrick told the Associated Press Danica Patrick first met Danica Patrick and Aaron Rodgers at The ESPYs in 2012.

  5. Jeremy Loew:

    We understand that a search warrant was executed on Mr. Frazee's property, patrick Frazee was never asked to voluntarily participate in this search. We encourage law enforcement to take whatever steps it deems necessary to find Cheryl Berreth and to be able to exclude Patrick Frazee as a possible suspect in this missing person investigation. Patrick Frazee will continue not to participate in any interviews with the media and instead focus on parenting the child Patrick Frazee shares with Cheryl Berreth.

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    cause to feel shame; hurt the pride of
    • A. abide
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