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Bridy

What does Bridy mean?

Bridy Pronunciation of Bridy [bridy] as a name for girls is of Gaelic derivation, and the meaning of the name Bridy is "exalted one". Bridy is a variant form of Bridget (Gaelic).

Associated with: gaelic, exalted.

Variations

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

18 more related forms via Bridget: Biddy, Bride, Bridgid, Bridgit, Bridgot, Briget, Bright, Brigid, Brigida, Brigit, Brijet, Brijit, Brita, Brites, Britt, Britta, Britte and Brygid.

Creative forms:
(female) Bredy, Brida, ..

(male) Bribo, Brimi, ..

Middle name pairings:
Bridy Ruth (B.R.), ..

How popular is Bridy?

Bridy is an uncommon first name for women but a somewhat popular last name for all people (#101157 out of 150436, Top 67%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular alternative forms of Bridy (outside Top 2000) are Bridget (#537 last year), Brigid, Britt and Britta. Other forms, like Biddy, are uncommon. These relations of Bridy were favored 5 decades ago (median #1179) and are now significantly less popular, with the version Bridget becoming less in vogue. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Bridy is pronounced similarly to Bradee, Bradi, Bradie, Brady, Breeda and Brodie. Other recommended names are Baily, Bindy, Birdy, Bradly, Bradyn, Brandy, Bri, Bria, Briar, Brid, Bridney, Brie, Brier, Briet, Briley, Brily, Brina, Brinda, Briney, Brinn, Briny, Briony, Brisa, Brit, Britny, Britty, Brityn, Briza, Bryly (see Briley), Fredy, Heidy, Laidy, Prudy and Trudy. These names tend to be more commonly used than Bridy.

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