What does Padraic mean?
Padraic /pa-dra-ic/ as a name for boys is of Latin derivation, and the name Padraic means "noble, patrician". Padraic is a variant form, with the suffix -raic, of Paddy (Irish, Latin): variation of Patrick.
Padraic has 1 variant: Padric.more]
How popular is Padraic?
Padraic is an uncommon first name for males. Padraic is an equivalently rare last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Popular related forms of Padraic (outside Top 1000) are Padraig, Patrick (#153 in 2014) and Patrik. Adoption of these forms of Padraic was well-received during 1960-1969 (adoption of 0.323%) and is almost as widespread today (adoption 0.282%, down 12.5%). Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of the boy name Padraic and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)