Given Name BRITTA

GENDER: Feminine

Meaning & History

Scandinavian short form of BIRGITTA.
VARIANTS: Brita, Britt, Gittan (Swedish), Brit, Brita, Britt (Norwegian), Brita, Britt (Danish)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Brigita (Croatian), 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), 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)

Categories

diminutives, short forms
Entry updated January 25, 2013