Irish / Anglo-Norman surname
"son of Patrick"

Fitzpatrick Origin and Meaning

The name Fitzpatrick is a boy's name meaning "son of Patrick".

A common surname in Ireland, often use as an anglicization of Mac Giolla Phádraig. This name could honor a Patrick. It's also a way to get to Fitz as a nickname.

Famous People Named Fitzpatrick

  • Paul Fitzpatrick RussellAmerican archbishop

Fitzpatrick in Pop Culture

  • Fitzpatrick "Trick" McCorrigancharacter on TV's "Lost Girl"
  • "Fitzpatrick's War" novel by Theodore Judson