What does Padraig mean?
Padraig /pa-draig/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys. Padraig's roots are Irish and Latin, and the meaning of the name Padraig is "noble, patrician". Padraig is an alternate form of Paddy (Irish, Latin): version of Patrick. Compare surname Petrock.
Padraig has 1 variant: Padhraig.
Padraig has 21 more alternative forms via Paddy, Patrick: Packey, Paddey, Paddie, Padraic, Padric, Pat▼, Patrece, Patric, Patrice, Patricia▼, Patricio, Patrik, Patrizio, Patrizius, Patryk, Pats, Patsy▼, Patten, Patton, Patty and Pink▼.Kreatif forms: Padraigge, Pardraig, Peodraig. [more]
How popular is Padraig?
Padraig is an unusual first name for men. Padraig is an unusual last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Padraig for boys. Padraig reached its peak rank of #61 in Ireland in 1999, but is not listed at the moment. (2013 Birth Statistics)
Pat, Patricia, Patrick (#153 last year), Patrik, Patryk, Patsy and Pink are the popular variation forms of Padraig ranked in the Top 1000. These boy names were at the peak of their popularity during 1930-1939 (usage of 0.2833%) and have become much less popular since (usage 0.1059%, down 62.6%), with the versions Pat, Patricia, Patsy and Pink becoming less fashionable. Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Padraig and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)