Given Name PATTY

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: PAT-ee  [details]

Meaning & History

Originally a variant of Matty, a 17th-century diminutive of MARTHA. It is now commonly used as a diminutive of PATRICIA.
MASCULINE FORM: Patrick
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Martha (Biblical), Martha (Biblical Greek), Martha (Biblical Latin), Marta (Bulgarian), Marta (Catalan), Marta, Patricija (Croatian), Marta, Patricie (Czech), Martha (Danish), Marta, Martha (Dutch), Martta (Finnish), Marthe (French), Marta (Georgian), Marta, Martha, Patricia (German), Martha (Greek), Márta, Patrícia, Mártuska (Hungarian), Marta (Icelandic), Pádraigín (Irish), Marta, Patrizia (Italian), Patricia (Late Roman), Marta (Latvian), Morta (Lithuanian), Marta (Macedonian), Maata (Maori), Matty (Medieval English), Marte, Martha, Marthe (Norwegian), Marta, Patrycja, Patka (Polish), Marta, Patrícia (Portuguese), Marta (Romanian), Marfa, Marta (Russian), Marta (Serbian), Marta, Patrícia, Patka (Slovak), Marta, Patricija (Slovene), Marta, Patricia, Martita (Spanish), Marta, Martha (Swedish)

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Entry updated July 2, 2008