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Paddy Meaning


What does Paddy mean?

The name Paddy is of Irish origin.

The meaning of Paddy is "nobleman".

Paddy is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Pa-ddy.

The Given Name Paddy

Paddy is a diminutive of Patrick. See Patrick for further details.

Simple and chic, it is a name considered by many parents.

This 2 syllable name has dazzle and a positive vibe.

Wrap it up and take it home, Paddy may just be the name you're looking for.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Paddy Moran.

Paddy Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 10,395 in baby name popularity for boys with 7 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before less than 5 boys were given the name. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

View the Paddy Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Paddy has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Paddy to other names.

Paddy Related Names

Paddy is a diminutive of Patrick.

Famous Paddys

  • Paddy Moran ~ Ice Hockey Player

Paddy Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Paddy.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Paddy Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Paddy in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Paddy.

Just for fun, see the name Paddy in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Paddy in Nautical Flags page.