Given Name BRITA

GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: BRIT-ah (Swedish), BREE-tah (Finnish)  [details]

Meaning & History

Diminutive of BIRGITTA.
VARIANTS: Britt, Britta, Gittan (Swedish), Brit, Britt, Britta (Norwegian), Britt, Britta (Danish)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Brigita (Croatian), Brigitta (Dutch), Bridget, Bee, Biddy, Bridgette, Delia (English), Birita (Faroese), Brigitte (French), Birgit, Brigitta, Brigitte, Gitta (German), Brigitta (Hungarian), Birgitta (Icelandic), Breda, Bríd, Bride, Bridget, Brighid, Bedelia, Biddy, Bidelia, Bridie, Brigid (Irish), Bridget, Brighid, Brigit, Brigid (Irish Mythology), Brigida (Italian), Brigita (Latvian), Breeshey (Manx), Brygida (Polish), Brígida (Portuguese), Brigita (Slovene), Brígida (Spanish), Ffraid (Welsh)
Entry updated August 26, 2016