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Gender: M Meaning of Pat: "noble, patrician" Origin of Pat: Diminutive of Patrick

As seen on SNL, Pat is the ultimate androgynous name. Stick with long form Patrick, and make sure everyone calls him Patrick.

Famous People Named Pat

Patrick 'Pat' Carney, drummer of American band The Black Keys
Pat Cassidy, guitarist of American band The Districts
Pat Sajak, American host of TV's "Wheel of Fortune"
Donald Patrick "Pat" Conroy, American author
Pat Smear, member of Foo Fighters, previous member of The Germs and, for a short time, Nirvana
Pat Proft, American comedy writer/actor ("Police Academy," "Naked Gun")
J. Pat O'Malley, English voice actor

Pop Culture References for the Name Pat

Postman Pat, character from British children's TV show 'Postman Pat'

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