Meaning and Name Origin
Britte \b-ritte, br(it)-te\ as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Britte). Britte's roots are Gaelic and Latin, and Britte means "exalted one; from Brittany or Britain". Britte is a derivative of Bridget (Gaelic): anglicized form of the Gaelic name Brighid (pronounced "breed"). Britte is also a variant of Brittany (Latin): modern coinage from the name of an ancient duchy (Bretagne) in France.
Britte has 40 more related forms via Bridget, Brittany: Birgitte, Birkitte, Birte, Bitta, Bretta, Bride, Bridee, Bridie, Brietta, Brigette, Brigitte▼, Brijitte, Brita, Brites, Britney▼, Britni▼, Britny, Britnye, Briton, Britta, Brittan, Brittane, Brittell, Britten, Britteny, Brittie, Brittin, Brittine, Brittne, Brittnea, Brittnee▼, Brittney▼, Brittni▼, Brittny▼, Britton, Britty, Brittyne, Brityn, Brityne and Brygitte.
Britte is an unusual first name for women. Britte is an unusual last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Britte and corresponding names. Popular varying forms of Britte (#unlisted) ranked in the Top 1000 are Bridget (#536 in 2014), Bridie, Brigette, Brigitte, Britney, Britni, Britny, Brittany (#456), Brittnee, Brittney, Brittni and Brittny. Adoption of these girl names reached its peak in 1990 and is now much less, with forms like Bridget, Britney, Brittney, Brittni and Brittny becoming somewhat outmoded. Brittany (#456) is the most contemporarily stylish baby name here. (2014 Birth Statistics)