Meaning and name origin
Brigitte▼ has 1 variant form: Gitte.
For more information, see also the related girl name Gitta.
Brigitte is a very popular first name for females (#980 out of 4276, Top 23%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Brigitte for girls. Brigitte reached its highest rank of #612 in the U.S. in 1960-1969. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Brigitte and its variant form. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Bridget (#536) and Brigitte. (2014 statistics).
Brigitte▼ is also pronounced similarly to Bridgette▼, Bridgitte, Brigett, Brigette, Brigit, Brigitt, Brijitte, Brydgitte, Brygette and Brygitte. Other suggested similar baby names are Birgitte, Briggette, Briggitte, Brigita and Brigitta. These names tend to be less commonly used than Brigitte.