Bridgit Name Meaning & Origin

Bridgit

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Origin of the name Bridget:

Anglicized from of the Gaelic BrÍghid, which is believed to be derived from brÍgh (strength). The name was borne by an ancient Celtic goddess, by St. Bridget of Kildar (451? - 523), an Irish abbess and patron saint of Ireland, and by St. Birgitta (1302? - 73), a Swedish nun and founder of the Order of the Brigittines.

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My daughter is named Bridgit she loves to sing and dance. She likes her name because although there is other "Bridgets" she is the only Bridgit. A funny joyful playful girl who loves to be around others but also enjoys "alone-time"

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Bridge,Bridgi,Ridgy,Bridgy,Ridge,Bri

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Bridgit is an Irish baby girl name which means power or strength.

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Bridgit Mendler - American Actress and Singer

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