What does Bridgett mean?
Bridgett \b-ridge-tt, br(id)-gett\ as a name for girls. Bridgett's name origin is Gaelic, and the name Bridgett means "exalted one". Bridgett is a variant of Bridget (Gaelic). Somewhat uncommon as a name for girls.
Bridgett▼ has 47 more related forms via Bridget: Berett, Berget, Bergett, Bergette, Birget, Birgett, Birgit, Birgitt, Birgitta, Birgitte, Briddgett, Bride, Bridee, Bridey, Bridgete, Bridgid, Bridgot, Bridi, Bridie, Bridy, Brietta, Briget, Brigett, Brigette, Briggette, Briggitte, Brighid, Bright, Brigid, Brigida, Brigit, Brigita, Brigitt, Brigitta, Brigitte▼, Brita, Brites, Britt, Britta, Britte, Brydgitta, Brydie, Bryget, Brygette, Brygit, Brygitte and Labridget.
Bridgett is a very popular first name for women (#942 out of 4276, Top 22%) and also a very popular surname for both adults and children (#20366 out of 88799, Top 23%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Bridgett for girls. Bridgett was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its apex position of #507 in the U.S. during 1970-1979, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Bridget (#536 last year), Bridgette, Bridie, Brigette and Brigitte are the prominent alternative forms of Bridgett appearing in the Top 1000. Usage of these girl names reached its peak during the years 1960-1969 and is now much lower, with the versions Bridget, Bridgett, Bridgette and Brigitte becoming less in vogue. Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of Bridgett and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)