• Surname History:
    1. Son of padin,' or 'pattin' (diminutive of patrick). it will come as a surprise to most people to learn that our páidín is of english origin. yet, like patrick, it was once very common in the north of england. 'padin urs' is one of the earliest entries in the dublin roll of names (a.d. 1216), and 'padyn' is a surname in the english hundred rolls, (Sloinnte Gaedheal is Gall )
  • Sources:
    Sloinnte Gaedheal is Gall An Sloinnteoir Gaeilge agus an tAinmneoir

Other Variations

Alternative Language

  • Gaeilge
    An Sloinnteoir Gaeilge agus an tAinmneoir
  • Gaeilge
    Sloinnte Gaedheal is Gall
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