Given Name BRIGID

GENDER: Feminine

Meaning & History

Variant of BRIGHID.
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)

Categories

Catholic saints, currently out of the US top 1000, Orthodox Saints, saints
Entry updated August 31, 2007