Given Name BRIGID

GENDER: Feminine

Meaning & History

Variant of BRIGHID.

Categories

Catholic saints, currently out of the US top 1000, Orthodox Saints, saints
VARIANTS: Breda, Bríd, Bride, Bridget, Brighid (Irish), Bridget, Brighid, Brigit (Irish Mythology)
DIMINUTIVES: Bedelia, Biddy, Bidelia (Irish)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Brigita (Croatian), Birgit, Birgitta, Birgitte, Berit, Birte, Birthe, Brita, Britt, Britta, Gitte (Danish), Brigitta (Dutch), Bridget, Bee, Biddy, Bridgette, Delia (English), Birita (Faroese), Birgitta, Piritta, Brita, Pirjo, Pirkko, Priita, Riitta (Finnish), Brigitte (French), Birgit, Brigitta, Brigitte, Gitta (German), Brigitta (Hungarian), Birgitta (Icelandic), Brigida (Italian), Brigita (Latvian), Breeshey (Manx), Birgit, Birgitta, Birgitte, Berit, Brit, Brita, Britt, Britta (Norwegian), Brygida (Polish), Brígida (Portuguese), Brigita (Slovene), Brígida (Spanish), Birgit, Birgitta, Berit, Brita, Britt, Britta, Gittan (Swedish), Ffraid (Welsh)
Entry updated August 31, 2007