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What does Brygitte mean?

Brygitte Pronunciation of Brygitte [bry-gitte] as a girls' name is of Gaelic origin, and the meaning of the name Brygitte is "exalted one". Brygitte is an alternate spelling of Bridget (Gaelic).

Associated with: gaelic, exalted.


Brygitte has 9 variants: Briget, Brigett, Brigette, Brigit, Brigitt, Brigitte, Bryget, Brygette and Brygit.

23 more related forms via Bridget: Bergette, Birgitt, Birgitta, Birgitte, Birkitte, Bridgette, Bridgitte, Briggette, Briggitte, Brigita, Brigitta, Brijitte, Britt, Britta, Britte, Brydgit, Brydgitta, Brydgitte, Brydie, Brydjette, Brydjitt, Brygid and Bryjit.

Creative forms:


Middle name pairings:
Brygitte Abbigail (B.A.), ..

How popular is Brygitte?

Brygitte is a rare given name for females. Brygitte is an equally unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Bridget (#537 via latest list), Bridgette (#1531), Brigitte (#1632), Britta, Brigette and Britt are the popular variation forms of Brygitte (not ranked). Other forms, like Brydjette, are uncommon. These forms of Brygitte were popular as baby names during 1970-1979 (median #926) and are now significantly less conventional (#1616, 73%). (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Bridget, Bridgette, Brigette, Brigitte, Britt, Britta in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Arette, Arlette, Arnette, Artlette, Babbette, Babette, Baptiste, Baylie, Bellette, Bendite, Benoite, Beradette, Bergett (see Bridget), Bernette, Bette, Birgett, Birgetta (see Birgit), Birgit, Birkitta (see Bridget), Birte, Blythe, Bradie, Brendette (see Brenda), Brenie, Brette, Bridgete, Bridie, Brieta, Brietta, Briette, Bright, Brigid, Brigida, Brigidine, Brijit, Brilie (see Briley), Brita, Brites, Britny, Briton, Brittan, Britten, Brittie, Brittine (see Brittany), Brittne, Brittnee, Brittney, Brittni, Britton, Britty, Brityn, Brityne (see Brittany), Brodie, Brunette, Bryanne, Brydget, Bryjet, Brynhilde, Brynne, Brytnea (see Brittany), Bryton, Bryttnee (see Brittany), Byrgitt, Elyette, Fayette, Gitte, Grette, Hugette, Irvette, Lynette, Nynette, Ornette, Rayette, Ryette and Wyette. These names tend to be more frequently used than Brygitte.

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