What does Brighid mean?
(female) Berghid, Brite, ..
(male) Briett, Briti, .. Middle name pairings:
Brighid Salem (B.S.), ..
How popular is Brighid?
Brighid is an uncommon first name for females. Brighid is also a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Bridget (#537 in 2015), Bree (#1143) and Brigid are the popular varying forms of Brighid (outside Top 2000). These forms of Brighid were at the apex of their popularity during 1970-1979 (average #874) and have become much less common since, with the form Bridget becoming somewhat outmoded. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Bithia, Breigh, Briahna, Briand, Brid, Brighe, Brilie (see Briley), Brinhild, Brinhilda, Brinhilde, Brioni, Briseida, Briseis, Brisha, Brisia, Britni▼, Brittie, Brittin, Brunhild, Brynhild and Sigrid. These names tend to be more commonly used than Brighid.See names in meaning and etymology.