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Meaning and name origin

Bridgette \br(id)-gette, bridge(t)-te\ as a girl's name is of Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Bridgette is "exalted one". Bridgette is a variant of Bridget (Gaelic): anglicized form of the Gaelic name Brighid (pronounced "breed").


Bridgette has 13 variant forms: Bridgett, Bridgit, Bridgitte, Brijet, Brijit, Brijitte, Brydget, Brydgit, Brydgitte, Brydjette, Brydjitt, Bryjet, Bryjit.


Bridgette is a very popular first name for females (#720 out of 4276, Top 17%) and a slightly less popular surname or last name for all people (#52679 out of 88799, Top 59%) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Bridgette for girls. Bridgette reached its highest rank of #419 in the U.S. in 1960-1969. (2014 statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Bridgette name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Bridgette outside U.S.

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Bridgette and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Bridget (#536), Bridgette and Bridgett. (2014 statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Bridget, Bridgett, Bridgette in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Bridget outside U.S.

Similar Names

Bridgette is also pronounced similarly to Brigett, Brigette, Brigitte and Brygette. Other suggested similar baby names are Briddgett, Bridgete and Briggette. These names tend to be less commonly used than Bridgette.