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Patrick

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1.6m Patricia (English)
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How popular is the baby name Patrick in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1880 248 0 248 #67 boy name
1881 188 0 188 #75 boy name
1882 249 0 249 #70 boy name
1883 213 0 213 #75 boy name
1884 222 0 222 #78 boy name
1885 217 0 217 #77 boy name
1886 249 0 249 #72 boy name
1887 218 0 218 #76 boy name
1888 245 0 245 #81 boy name
1889 236 0 236 #74 boy name
1890 227 0 227 #75 boy name
1891 212 0 212 #77 boy name
1892 234 0 234 #86 boy name
1893 234 0 234 #79 boy name
1894 229 0 229 #85 boy name
1895 233 0 233 #83 boy name
1896 214 0 214 #93 boy name
1897 210 0 210 #87 boy name
1898 219 0 219 #93 boy name
1899 221 0 221 #86 boy name
1900 285 0 285 #89 boy name
1901 181 0 181 #93 boy name
1902 203 0 203 #98 boy name
1903 210 0 210 #92 boy name
1904 232 6 226 #97 boy name
1905 193 0 193
1906 213 0 213 #100 boy name
1907 215 0 215
1908 216 0 216
1909 199 0 199
1910 254 0 254
1911 272 0 272
1912 431 0 431
1913 502 0 502
1914 633 0 633
1915 705 0 705
1916 802 0 802
1917 842 6 836
1918 876 5 871
1919 823 7 816
1920 882 5 877
1921 1,001 0 1,001
1922 1,026 7 1,019
1923 1,066 11 1,055
1924 1,129 8 1,121
1925 1,159 6 1,153
1926 1,236 15 1,221
1927 1,265 12 1,253
1928 1,335 14 1,321
1929 1,453 11 1,442
1930 1,547 15 1,532
1931 1,586 16 1,570
1932 1,590 11 1,579
1933 1,582 11 1,571
1934 1,710 7 1,703
1935 1,669 5 1,664
1936 1,868 12 1,856 #100 boy name
1937 2,098 8 2,090 #94 boy name
1938 2,300 9 2,291 #88 boy name
1939 2,546 16 2,530 #79 boy name
1940 2,894 11 2,883 #74 boy name
1941 3,175 20 3,155 #70 boy name
1942 3,820 16 3,804 #64 boy name
1943 3,861 14 3,847 #69 boy name
1944 3,898 16 3,882 #64 boy name
1945 3,870 15 3,855 #63 boy name
1946 5,327 21 5,306 #59 boy name
1947 6,646 26 6,620 #53 boy name
1948 7,210 19 7,191 #48 boy name
1949 8,102 26 8,076 #39 boy name
1950 8,206 22 8,184 #38 boy name
1951 8,778 29 8,749 #39 boy name
1952 9,207 30 9,177 #37 boy name
1953 9,497 23 9,474 #39 boy name
1954 9,930 22 9,908 #38 boy name
1955 9,890 24 9,866 #41 boy name
1956 10,361 28 10,333 #40 boy name
1957 10,382 41 10,341 #41 boy name
1958 10,263 27 10,236 #42 boy name
1959 10,589 38 10,551 #43 boy name
1960 10,416 45 10,371 #45 boy name
1961 11,086 31 11,055 #39 boy name
1962 10,530 43 10,487 #40 boy name
1963 12,111 43 12,068 #35 boy name
1964 14,763 58 14,705 #30 boy name
1965 12,995 47 12,948 #31 boy name
1966 12,473 55 12,418 #31 boy name
1967 13,043 67 12,976 #30 boy name
1968 13,135 80 13,055 #30 boy name
1969 12,742 53 12,689 #31 boy name
1970 11,822 75 11,747 #33 boy name
1971 10,874 63 10,811 #35 boy name
1972 9,348 68 9,280 #35 boy name
1973 8,524 41 8,483 #37 boy name
1974 8,196 56 8,140 #38 boy name
1975 8,111 49 8,062 #39 boy name
1976 7,677 37 7,640 #41 boy name
1977 8,360 46 8,314 #40 boy name
1978 8,898 52 8,846 #42 boy name
1979 10,057 71 9,986 #39 boy name
1980 10,428 75 10,353 #38 boy name
1981 10,448 58 10,390 #38 boy name
1982 10,767 71 10,696 #37 boy name
1983 10,949 76 10,873 #37 boy name
1984 11,605 93 11,512 #36 boy name
1985 11,710 77 11,633 #37 boy name
1986 11,465 66 11,399 #39 boy name
1987 11,227 88 11,139 #41 boy name
1988 11,473 85 11,388 #42 boy name
1989 12,038 56 11,982 #38 boy name
1990 12,415 42 12,373 #36 boy name
1991 12,451 38 12,413 #35 boy name
1992 11,433 29 11,404 #39 boy name
1993 9,885 30 9,855 #44 boy name
1994 9,352 21 9,331 #42 boy name
1995 8,692 20 8,672 #43 boy name
1996 8,209 15 8,194 #44 boy name
1997 7,498 11 7,487 #50 boy name
1998 6,744 12 6,732 #57 boy name
1999 6,454 10 6,444 #63 boy name
2000 6,303 10 6,293 #68 boy name
2001 5,792 6 5,786 #72 boy name
2002 5,161 9 5,152 #79 boy name
2003 4,797 8 4,789 #91 boy name
2004 4,455 15 4,440 #100 boy name
2005 4,051 10 4,041
2006 3,949 5 3,944
2007 3,740 7 3,733
2008 3,339 6 3,333
2009 3,251 5 3,246
2010 3,128 0 3,128
2011 2,866 5 2,861
2012 2,808 0 2,808
2013 2,589 0 2,589
2014 2,668 0 2,668
2015 2,520 0 2,520

Want to know about the popularity of the Patrick baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 670,580 babies born with the name Patrick in the United States. That's more than enough Patricks to occupy the country of Montenegro with an estimated population of 620,029 (as of April 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 248 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Patrick" was in 1964 with a total of 14,705 babies. (That's a lot of baby Patricks)

According to the 1925 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Patrick" ranks #93 in popularity as a baby boy's name in District of Columbia. Imagine that, 6 babies in District of Columbia have the same name as you in 1925. Across the entire United States a total of 1,159 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Where is the name Patrick popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Patrick" mean? The list below shows the origins of Patrick as well as things modernly associated with the name Patrick such as celebrities named Patrick.

Origin and Meaning of Patrick

The name "Patrick" is of English origin, and it means "Noble". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Patrick Dempsey

Patrick Dempsey is an actor - race car driver with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1985 to present. Patrick was born in 1966 as Patrick Dempsey in Lewiston, Maine, U.S.

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Patrick Swayze

Patrick Swayze is an actor, dancer, and singer-songwriter with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1979 to 2009. Patrick was born in 1952 as Patrick Wayne Swayze in Houston, Texas, U.S.

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Patrick Stewart

Patrick Stewart is an actor and voice actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1959 to present. Patrick was born in 1940 in Mirfield, West Riding of Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Patrick Warburton

Patrick Warburton is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1986 to present. Patrick was born in 1964 as Patrick John Warburton in Paterson, New Jersey, U.S.

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Patrick Ewing

Patrick Ewing is a basketball biography. Patrick was born in 1962 in Kingston, Jamaica.

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Patrick Duffy

Patrick Duffy is an actor, director, and television personality with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1963 to present. Patrick was born in 1949 in Townsend, Montana.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Patrick

Patrick Henry
Patrick Kane
Patrick Sharp
Patrick Willis
Patrick Rothfuss

Alternative Meanings

P is for pure, the spiritual side of you.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

T is for treasure, of your friendship.

R is for righteous, you know when you're right.

I is for ideas, that you bring to life.

C is for comic, laughter is your tonic.

K is for keepsake, you treasure your memories.

Your name in reverse order is "Kcirtap". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Kptiacr". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Patrick born Jul 28, 1968

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern Japan approximately on 1600. Your profession was jeweler and watch-maker.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. Your lesson - to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.

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