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What does Brijit mean?

Brijit Pronunciation of Brijit [bri-jit] as a girls' name is of Gaelic origin, and the name Brijit means "exalted one". Brijit is an alternate form of Bridget (Gaelic).

Associated with: gaelic, exalted.


Brijit has 13 variants: Bridgett, Bridgette, Bridgit, Bridgitte, Brijet, Brijitte, Brydget, Brydgit, Brydgitte, Brydjette, Brydjitt, Bryjet and Bryjit.

30 more alternative forms via Bridget: Birgit, Bride, Bridee, Bridey, Bridgid, Bridgot, Bridi, Bridie, Bridy, Brietta, Briget, Brigett, Brighid, Bright, Brigid, Brigida, Brigit, Brigita, Brigitt, Brigitta, Brigitte, Brita, Brites, Britt, Britta, Britte, Brydie, Bryget, Brygid and Brygit.

Creative forms:
(female) Bijit, Burjit, ..

(male) Brili, Brimin, ..

Middle name pairings:
Brijit Juliette (B.J.), ..

How popular is Brijit?

Brijit is an uncommonly occurring given name for females. Brijit is an equivalently unusual last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Bridget (#537 via latest list), Bridgett, Bridgette (#1531), Brigid, Brigitte (#1632), Britt and Britta are the popular varying forms of Brijit (outside Top 2000). Usage of these relations of Brijit was at its most widespread 45 years ago (adoption of 0.15%) and is now significantly less (adoption 0.04%, 74.9%). (Top Baby Names, 2015)

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

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

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Arnit, Arzit, Avivit, Baibin, Bailie, Berit, Berrit, Bibi, Bijou, Bit, Bradi, Bradie, Brani, Brei, Brenie, Bret, Brett, Bri, Bria, Briana, Briand, Briane, Briann, Briar, Brid, Brie, Brieon, Brier, Briet, Brieta, Briette, Brighe, Briley, Brilie (see Briley), Brily, Brina, Brinda, Briney, Brinn, Brinna, Briny, Briona, Brione, Brioni, Briony, Brisa, Briseis, Brisha, Brisia, Brissa, Brit, Britni, Britny, Briton, Brittie, Brittin, Britty, Brityn, Briza, Brodie, Bronia, Brucie, Drorit, Irit, Lirit, Nirit, Oralit (see Oralee), Orit, Shirit and Urit. These names tend to be more commonly used than Brijit.

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