Meaning and name origin
Patty \p(at)-ty\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Patty), is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Patty is "noble; patrician". Patty is a variant of Patricia (Latin): feminine of Patrick. Unisex name. Fairly unconventional as a given name.
Patty is a very popular first name for females (#373 out of 4276, Top 9%) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#8896 out of 88799, Top 10%) (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Patty for girls. Patty reached its highest rank of #195 in the U.S. in 1950-1959 (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Patty and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Patricia (#739), Patty, Patti and Pattie. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).