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Bridie

What does Bridie mean?

Bridie Pronunciation of Bridie [bri-die] as a name for girls is of Gaelic origin, and the name Bridie means "exalted one". Bridie is a version of Bride (Irish, Gaelic): anglicized variation of Bríd. Bridie is also a pet form of Bridget (Gaelic).

Associated with: gaelic, exalted.

Variations

Bridie has 6 variants: Breda, Bridee, Bridey, Bridi, Bridy and Brydie.

33 more relations via Bride, Bridget: Biddie, Biddy, Birte, Brid, Bridgete, Bridgett, Bridgid, Bridgit, Bridgitte, Bridgot, Briget, Brighid, Bright, Brigid, Brigida, Brigidine, Brigit, Brigita, Brigitt, Brigitte, Brijet, Brijit, Brijitte, Brita, Brites, Britt, Britta, Britte, Brydget, Brydgit, Brygid, Brygit and Bryjit.

Creative forms:
(female) Brinie, Brudie, ..

(male) Bribre, Briwie, ..

Middle name pairings:
Bridie Preslee (B.P.), ..

How popular is Bridie?

Bridie is a rare given name for females. Bridie is a unique last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Popular variation forms of Bridie (not ranked) are Bridget (#537 from recent data), Brigitte (#1632), Britt, Britta, Brigid, Bridgett and Biddie. Other variants, like Brijitte, are seldom used. These relations of Bridie reached the apex of their popularity 45 years ago (usage of 0.13%) and are now much less common (usage 0.03%, 75%), with versions such as Bridget falling out of fashion. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Biddie, Bridget, Bridgett, Brigid, Brigitte in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Britt, Britta in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Bridie and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Bridie is pronounced similarly to Bradee, Bradi, Bradie, Brady and Brodie. Other recommended names are Bailie, Berdie, Bertie, Birdie, Brandie, Brendie, Brenie, Brette, Briane, Bridnee (see Brittany), Bridney, Brie, Briet, Brieta, Briette, Brighe, Brilie (see Briley), Brione, Brisia, Brit, Brittie, Britty, Brucie, Byrdie, Caidie, Fredie, Lidie, Maidie, Prudie, Saidie, Trixie and Trudie. These names tend to be more frequently used than Bridie.

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