Brigid meaning

brĭjĭd
Saint Bridget (of Ireland)
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Irish nun who is credited with establishing a convent and monastery and with promoting the conversion of Ireland to Christianity.
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(Irish mythology) The goddess of the Sacred Flame of Kildare and the patron goddess of the Druids. Daughter of Dagda of the Tuatha Dé Danann.
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Brigid of Kildare (c.451-521), an Irish saint partly confused with the goddess.
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A female given name sometimes borrowed from Irish. English form: Bridget.
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Origin of brigid

  • From Irish Briġid, from Old Irish Brigit. Ultimately, probably from Proto-Celtic *Brigantī (“high, exalted”).

    From Wiktionary