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Brigid

What does Brigid mean?

Brigid Pronunciation of Brigid as a name for girls is of Gaelic derivation, and the name Brigid means "exalted one". Brigid is a variant form of Bridget (Gaelic).

STARTS WITH Bri-

ASSOCIATED WITH gaelic, exalted

Variations

VARIANT Brygid

RELATED FORMS VIA BRIDGET Birgit, Bride, Bridee, Bridey, Bridgid, Bridgit, Bridgot, Bridi, Bridie, Bridy, Briget, Brigett, Brighid, Bright, Brigida, Brigidine, Brigit, Brigita, Brigitt, Brigitta, Brigitte, Brijet, Brijit, Brita, Brites, Britt, Britta, Britte, Brydgit, Brydie, Bryget, Brygit, Bryjit

MASCULINE FORMS Breed, Macbride

CREATIVE FORMS
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MIDDLE NAME PAIRINGS
Brigid Rori (B.R.), ..

How popular is Brigid?

Brigid is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#2263 out of 4276, Top 53%) but an unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Brigid entered the list in 1950-1959 and reached its peak position of #1108 in the U.S. in the 1960s, but is not listed at the moment. (2016 BIRTH STATISTICS)

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

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

Similar Names

Brigid is alike in pronunciation to Bridgid and Brygid. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Birgit, Briand, Brid, Bridgit, Bridi, Bridie, Briget, Brigett, Brighe, Brighid, Bright, Brigida, Brigidine, Brigit, Brigita, Brigitt, Brigitta, Brigitte, Brijet, Brijit, Brilie (see Briley), Briseida, Brisia, Bryget, Brygit and Bryjit (see Bridget). These names tend to be less frequently used than Brigid.


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