Patricia

[ puh-trish-uh, -tree-shuh ]
/ pəˈtrɪʃ ə, -ˈtri ʃə /
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noun

a female given name: from a Latin word meaning “patrician.”
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Patricia


fem. proper name, from Latin, fem. of patricius "patrician, noble" (see Patrick).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper