What does Patty mean?
Patty /pat-ty/ as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Patty) is of Latin derivation, and the meaning of Patty is "patrician, noble". Patty is a variant form, with the suffix -y, of Patrick (Latin): the Latin original.
Patty has 23 related forms via Patrick: Packey, Paddey, Paddie, Paddy, Padhraig, Padraic, Padraig, Padric, Pat▼, Patrece, Patric, Patrice, Patricia▼, Patricio, Patrik, Patrizio, Patrizius, Patryk, Pats, Patsy▼, Patten, Patton and Pink▼.
Patty has 1 feminine form: Patricia.Kreatif forms: Peaty, Pety, Poty. [more]
How popular is Patty?
Patty is a rare given name for men but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#9585 out of 150436, Top 6%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Padraig, Pat, Patricia, Patrick (#153 2 years ago), Patrik, Patryk, Patsy and Pink are the prominent related forms of Patty (outside Top 1000) rated in the Top 1000. Other variants, like Patrece, are seldom used. These forms of Patty were favored by parents during 1930-1939 (average #716) and are somewhat less popular today (#894, ▼62.6%), with the versions Pat, Patricia, Patsy and Pink becoming less fashionable. Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of the boy name Patty and corresponding names. (2014 Birth Statistics)