Other Origin(s):Irish, Latin
Meaning:Son of Patrick; Nobleman
Derived from Patrick, Paterson is a baby boy’s name of Scottish origin meaning “son of Patrick.” This name is also thought to be an anglicized form of the Irish surname Ó Casáin and is derived from the Latin name Patricius, which meant “nobleman.” Its historic roots make it a distinguished choice for baby, or a way to honor a loved one named Patrick.
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