[ 2 syll. pat-ton, pa-tt-on ] The baby boy name Patton is also used as a girl name. It is pronounced as PAET-aaN †. Patton is largely used in the English language, and its origin is Latin and Middle English. From Middle English roots, its meaning is bald. The first name is derived from the surname. The latter is either from the byname for a bald person ultimately derived from the element 'pate', or else it could be from a diminutive of Patrick. The first name has sometimes been adopted by Americans in honor of the World War II general George S. Patton (1885-1945).
Patton is an English diminutive form of the name Patrick (English, French, Gaelic, German, and Irish).
Patton is rarely used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. In 2018, among the group of boy names directly linked to Patton, Patrick was the most regularly used.
Baby names that sound like Patton include Paddyn, Paidin, Patin, Patten, Pattin, Pattyn, Patwenn, Patwenne, Patwin, Patwinn, Patwinne, Patwyn, Patwynn, Patwynne, Payton, Peython, Peyton, Peytonn, Pitin, and Pitnee.
† Pronunciation for Patton: P as in "pea (P.IY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"
A famous person named Patton is Military Leader, George S. Patton, born 11 November 1885 - 21 December 1945, San Gabriel, California.