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Brigitte Meaning


What does Brigitte mean?

The name Brigitte is of French and German origin.

The meaning of Brigitte is "exalted one".

Brigitte is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 8 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Bri-gitte.

The Given Name Brigitte

Brigitte is a form of Brighid. See Brighid for further details.

Brigitte is good for parents who want a name that is elegant and memorable.

Want to make this name more unique? Try spell it backwards.

A name that will flow off your tongue.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Brigitte Bardot, and Brigitte Nielsen.

Brigitte Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 2,045 in baby name popularity for girls with 96 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,640 in baby name popularity for girls with 130 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

View the Brigitte Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Brigitte has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Brigitte to other names.

Brigitte Related Names

Brigitte is a form of Brighid.

Brigitte has the diminutive (nickname) Gitta.

Famous Brigittes

  • Brigitte Bardot ~ Actress
  • Brigitte Nielsen ~ Actress

Brigitte Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Brigitte.

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Brigitte Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Brigitte in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Brigitte.

Just for fun, see the name Brigitte in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Brigitte in Nautical Flags page.