Meaning and Name Origin
Brijitte \b-ri-jitte, brij(it)-te\ as a name for girls. Brijitte's name origin is Gaelic, and the name Brijitte means "exalted one". Brijitte is a derivative of Bridget (Gaelic): anglicized form of the Gaelic name Brighid (pronounced "breed"). Unique as a name for newborns.
Brijitte has 39 more different forms via Bridget: Bergette, Birgitt, Birgitta, Birgitte, Birkitta, Birkitte, Birte, Bitta, Bride, Bridee, Bridgete, Bridgot, Bridi, Bridie, Brietta, Briget, Brigett, Brigette, Briggette, Briggitte, Bright, Brigid, Brigida, Brigidine, Brigit, Brigita, Brigitt, Brigitta, Brigitte▼, Brita, Brites, Britt, Britta, Britte, Brydgitta, Brydie, Brygette, Brygit and Brygitte.
Brijitte is an unusual first name for females. Brijitte is an unusual last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Brijitte and corresponding names. Popular variation forms of Brijitte (#unlisted) ranked in the Top 1000 are Bridget (#536 last year), Bridgett, Bridgette, Bridie, Brigette and Brigitte. Usage of these girl names reached its peak during the years 1960-1969 and has become significantly less since, with the forms Bridget, Bridgett, Bridgette and Brigitte becoming less in vogue. (2014 Birth Statistics)