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What does Brigette mean?

Brigette Pronunciation of Brigette [brigette] as a name for girls is of Gaelic derivation, and Brigette means "exalted one". Brigette is a variant form of Bridget (Gaelic).

Associated with: gaelic, exalted.


Brigette has 9 variants: Briget, Brigett, Brigit, Brigitt, Brigitte, Bryget, Brygette, Brygit and Brygitte.

23 more different relations via Bridget: Bergett, Bergette, Birgett, Birgitte, Briddgett, Bridee, Bridgete, Bridgett, Bridgette, Bridgitte, Brietta, Briggette, Briggitte, Bright, Brigita, Brigitta, Brijet, Brijitte, Britt, Britta, Britte, Brydgitte and Brydjette.

Creative forms:


Middle name pairings:
Brigette Nylah (B.N.), ..

How popular is Brigette?

Brigette is a very prominent first name for females (#1530 out of 4276, Top 36%) but an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Brigette was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its peak rank of #889 in the U.S. in the 1960s, but is not ranked currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Brigette name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Prominent variation forms of Brigette listed in the Top 2000 are Bridget (#537 a year ago), Bridgett, Bridgette (#1531), Brigitte (#1632), Britt and Britta. These forms of Brigette were at the peak of their popularity in the 1970s (usage of 0.16%) and are now much less popular (usage 0.04%, down 75%), with versions such as Bridget becoming less trendy.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Brigette, Bridget, Bridgett, Bridgette, Brigitte in U.S.

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

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Alivette, Anisette, Arette, Ariette, Arlette, Arnette, Artlette, Babbette, Babette, Barbette, Bellette, Beradette, Berget, Bette, Birget, Birgetta (see Birgit), Birgitt, Birgitta, Birkitte (see Bridget), Bobbette, Bobette, Bobinette (see Roberta), Brendette (see Brenda), Brett, Bretta, Brette, Brielle, Brienne, Briet, Brieta, Briette, Brighe, Brighid, Brigid, Brigida, Brigidine, Brijit, Briseida, Bristol, Britten, Brittie, Brittne, Britty, Brunetta, Brunette, Bryjet, Byrget, Byrgitt, Eliette, Ervette, Finette, Gilette, Ginette, Grette, Grietje, Hariette, Hugette, Irvette, Linette, Lisette, Lizette, Margette, Mariette, Minette, Ninette, Olivette, Orette, Ornette, Philette, Primetta, Reinette, Trinette, Trinnette, Vidette and Vinette. These names tend to be less frequently used than Brigette.

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