Meaning and Origin of Fitzpatrick - FamilyEducation

Meaning and Origin of: Fitzpatrick

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Boy name origins & meanings:

  • English : Son; Fitz names were commonly given to the illegitimate sons of royalty

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Family name origins & meanings:

  • Irish : occasionally this may be a genuine Anglo-Norman French patronymic (see Fitzgerald) from the personal name Patrick, but more often it has been adopted as an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Pádraig (see Kilpatrick).