Gender: Male Meaning of Patterson: "son of Peter" Origin of Patterson: English

Patterson Origin and Meaning

The name Patterson is a boy's name of English origin meaning "son of Peter".

Patterson is an upscale name worth considering if you're looking to continue a line of Peters, but soundalike Paterson is a downscale city in New Jersey.

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KO46 Says:


Patterson means son of Patrick, not Peter