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Patty - Meaning of Patty

What does Patty mean?

Meaning of the name PattyPeytonPaytonMatildaMarthaPatriciaMartaMaudMartinaPaytenMathildeMaudeMaritaMarvaPatricaPattiMartiMatildeTishaTrishaPatsyMathilda

[ 2 syll. pat-ty, pa-tty ] The baby girl name Patty is also used as a boy name, though it is far more popular for girls. It is pronounced PAE-Tiy- †. Patty is of Aramaic, Germanic, and Latin origin. It is used mainly in English and German.

Patty is an English shortening of the English, German, Greek, and Scandinavian Martha.

Patty is also an English and German diminutive of the English, Italian, Portuguese, and Scandinavian Matilda.

Patty is also an English shortening of the English, Portuguese, and Spanish Patricia.

See also the related categories, aramaic and german.

Patty is uncommon as a baby girl name. At the modest height of its usage in 1959, 0.150% of baby girls were named Patty. It had a ranking of #139 then. The baby name has markedly dropped in popularity since then, and is used only on a very light scale now. Within the family of girl names directly related to Patty, Matilda was the most frequently used in 2016. Patty has in the last century been mainly given to baby girls.

Baby names that sound like Patty include Patti, Pattie, Patey, Pati, Paty, Pedi, Peta, Petie, Pety, Piedade, Pita, Piti, Pity, Poet, Powdee, Powdey, Powdi, Powdie, Powdy, and Patia.

† Pronunciation for Patty: P as in "pea (P.IY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"

Which Famous Persons bear the name Patty?




A famous person named Patty is Actress, Patty Duke, born 14 December 1946, New York, New York.

Meaning of Patty Meaning of Martha Meaning of Patricia Meaning of Matilda
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