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A patriot is someone who feels a strong support for their country. See also Patriotism.

Simply supporting one's government does not make one a patriot though; A patriot is someone who is ready to fight for their land and take a stand by defending their rights.

Patriot(s) may also refer to:






  • Patriot Day, a U.S. commemoration day established in remembrance of the tragic losses of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks
  • Patriots' Day, a holiday in the U.S. states of Massachusetts, Maine, and Wisconsin in honor of Lexington and Concord (American Revolutionary War)


  • El Paso Patriots, a soccer team of the USL Premier Development League, based in El Paso, Texas
  • Fayetteville Patriots, a defunct basketball team of the National Basketball Development League team, based in Fayetteville, North Carolina
  • George Mason Patriots, the name given to the athletics teams from George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia
  • New England Patriots, an American football team of the National Football League, based in Foxborough, Massachusetts
  • Ozark Patriots, a baseball team based in Ozark, Alabama
  • Patriot League, a college athletic conference that operates in the northeastern United States
  • Patriot League (MIAA), a high school athletic conference in Massachusetts
  • Somerset Patriots, a minor league baseball team based in Bridgewater, New Jersey



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