Meaning and name origin
Bridgett \b-ridge-tt, br(id)-gett\ as a girl's name is of Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Bridgett is "exalted one". Bridgett is a variant of Bridget (Gaelic): anglicized form of the Gaelic name Brighid (pronounced "breed").
Bridgett is a very popular first name for females (#942 out of 4276, Top 22%) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#20366 out of 88799, Top 23%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Bridgett for girls. Bridgett reached its highest rank of #507 in the U.S. in 1970-1979. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Bridgett and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Bridget (#536), Bridgette and Bridgett. (2014 statistics).
Bridgett▼ is also pronounced similarly to Briget, Brigett, Brigette and Brigitt. Other suggested similar baby names are Briddgett, Bridgete and Bridgot. These names tend to be less commonly used than Bridgett.