An English and Irish name of Latin origin.

Patsy is both a masculine and a feminine name.

It is a diminutive of the name Patrick.

As a feminine name, it is a diminutive of Patricia and a variant of the name Patty.

Famous bearers are Patsy Cline, Patsy Kensit, Patsy Palmer, Patsy Pease.

American singer Patsy Cline was one of the greatest singers in the history of country music.

She died in an plane crash at the age of 30 and therefore she was a star of just a couple of years, but her influence still remains huge.