Infographic of Bridget name meaning, which is “The strong and lofty,” from the Irish Brighid, high, mighty, etc.
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Bridget Name Popularity

How popular is the name Bridget? Here’s everything we know.

Year Rank # Births % Births
1910 653 13 0.0037%
1911 579 22 0.0059%
1912 600 33 0.0065%
1913 668 28 0.0049%
1914 711 32 0.0046%
1915 665 60 0.0066%
1916 698 55 0.0057%
1917 791 40 0.004%
1918 720 61 0.0057%
1919 795 43 0.0041%
1920 796 46 0.0041%
1921 849 42 0.0037%
1922 829 44 0.0039%
1923 876 36 0.0032%
1924 832 47 0.004%
1925 859 39 0.0035%
1926 854 39 0.0035%
1927 851 40 0.0036%
1928 867 34 0.0032%
1929 724 56 0.0054%
1930 872 33 0.0032%
1931 727 48 0.0049%
1932 790 38 0.0038%
1933 729 43 0.0046%
1934 847 29 0.003%
1935 953 22 0.0023%
1936 732 45 0.0047%
1937 1,001 19 0.0019%
1938 813 38 0.0037%
1939 940 23 0.0023%
1940 874 32 0.003%
1941 750 52 0.0046%
1942 883 39 0.0031%
1943 937 34 0.0026%
1944 871 37 0.003%
1945 770 51 0.0042%
1946 821 57 0.0039%
1947 649 119 0.0071%
1948 620 134 0.0084%
1949 574 164 0.0102%
1950 563 171 0.0106%
1951 511 213 0.0126%
1952 390 403 0.0231%
1953 369 494 0.0279%
1954 398 431 0.0236%
1955 362 542 0.0295%
1956 364 541 0.0286%
1957 362 588 0.0306%
1958 330 768 0.0406%
1959 272 1,026 0.054%
1960 264 1,126 0.0594%
1961 255 1,182 0.0626%
1962 227 1,387 0.0755%
1963 229 1,419 0.0791%
1964 225 1,456 0.0827%
1965 216 1,503 0.0919%
1966 198 1,597 0.1023%
1967 202 1,538 0.1013%
1968 209 1,413 0.0941%
1969 196 1,567 0.1017%
1970 178 1,794 0.1127%
1971 180 1,688 0.1123%
1972 156 1,852 0.136%
1973 112 2,755 0.2125%
1974 135 2,062 0.1586%
1975 143 1,848 0.1438%
1976 154 1,686 0.1308%
1977 165 1,630 0.1209%
1978 163 1,674 0.1245%
1979 162 1,708 0.1211%
1980 152 1,828 0.125%
1981 149 1,892 0.1287%
1982 147 1,998 0.1337%
1983 162 1,733 0.1174%
1984 164 1,667 0.1121%
1985 172 1,609 0.106%
1986 173 1,556 0.1031%
1987 179 1,522 0.0997%
1988 178 1,545 0.0991%
1989 174 1,609 0.0997%
1990 190 1,529 0.0922%
1991 206 1,422 0.0872%
1992 201 1,391 0.0871%
1993 179 1,605 0.1029%
1994 174 1,670 0.1088%
1995 202 1,446 0.0959%
1996 192 1,515 0.1012%
1997 236 1,250 0.0845%
1998 240 1,252 0.0837%
1999 247 1,262 0.0843%
2000 273 1,150 0.0753%
2001 275 1,121 0.0744%
2002 292 1,038 0.0693%
2003 303 997 0.0655%
2004 309 1,005 0.0659%
2005 330 940 0.0615%
2006 346 919 0.0587%
2007 358 876 0.0555%
2008 389 788 0.051%
2009 424 710 0.0475%
2010 447 644 0.0447%
2011 471 585 0.0411%
2012 458 635 0.0446%
2013 519 520 0.0365%
2014 535 525 0.036%
2015 522 548 0.0377%
2016 575 462 0.032%
2017 646 381 0.0273%
2018 676 352 0.0256%
2019 704 328 0.0242%

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Data via SSA.gov.


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What names are diminutives of Bridget?

A diminutive is a name that’s like Bridget sounds, you might also like these names that sound like Bridget, but shorter.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Biddy

A diminutive form of Bridget.

Gaelic

Bridie

Exalted one

Irish


What names are variants of Bridget?

Mix it up with these names that are a variation of the name Bridget.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Beret

Gorgeous, splendid, magnificient; exalted one

Scandinavian

Berett

Exalted one

Gaelic

Berget

Exalted one

Gaelic

Bergett

Exalted one

Gaelic

Bergette

Exalted one

Gaelic

Biddie

Exalted one

Gaelic

Biddy

A diminutive form of Bridget.

Gaelic

Birget

Exalted one

Scandinavian

Birgett

Exalted one

Gaelic

Birgit

Exalted one

Scandinavian

Birgitt

Exalted one

Scandinavian

Birgitta

Exalted one

Scandinavian

Birgitte

Exalted one

Scandinavian

Birkita

Exalted one

Gaelic

Birkitta

Exalted one

Gaelic

Birkitte

Exalted one

Gaelic

Birte

Exalted one

Gaelic

Bitta

Exalted one

Gaelic

Breda

Irish

Briddgett

Exalted one

Gaelic

Bride

Irish

Bridee

Exalted one

Gaelic

Bridey

Exalted one

Gaelic

Bridgete

Exalted one

Gaelic

Bridgett

Exalted one

Gaelic

Bridgette

Exalted one

Gaelic

Bridgid

Exalted one

Gaelic

Bridgit

Exalted one

Gaelic

Bridgitte

Exalted one

Gaelic

Bridgot

Exalted one

Gaelic

Bridi

Exalted one

Gaelic

Bridie

Exalted one

Irish

Bridy

Exalted one

Gaelic

Brietta

Thorny bush of wild roses, brambles; exalted one

Gaelic

Briget

Exalted one

Gaelic

Brigett

Exalted one

Gaelic

Brigette

Exalted one

Gaelic

Briggette

Exalted one

Gaelic

Briggitte

Exalted one

Gaelic

Brighid

Exalted one

Gaelic

Bright

Exalted one

Gaelic

Brigid

Exalted one

Gaelic

Brigida

Exalted one

Gaelic

Brigidine

Exalted one

Gaelic

Brigit

Exalted one

Gaelic

Brigita

Exalted one

Gaelic

Brigitt

Exalted one

Gaelic

Brigitta

Exalted one

Gaelic

Brigitte

The French and German form of Brid- get.

French

Brijet

Exalted one

Gaelic

Brijit

Exalted one

Gaelic

Brijitte

Exalted one

Gaelic

Brita

Exalted one

Scandinavian

Brites

Power

Portuguese

Britt

Exalted one

Scandinavian

Britta

Exalted one; from Brittany or Great Britain

Scandinavian

Britte

Exalted one; from Brittany or Great Britain

Latin

Brydget

Exalted one

Gaelic

Brydgit

Exalted one

Gaelic

Brydgitta

Exalted one

Gaelic

Brydgitte

Exalted one

Gaelic

Brydie

Exalted one

Gaelic

Brydjette

Exalted one

Gaelic

Brydjitt

Exalted one

Gaelic

Bryget

Exalted one

Gaelic

Brygette

Exalted one

Gaelic

Brygid

Exalted one

Gaelic

Brygit

Exalted one

Gaelic

Brygitte

Exalted one

Gaelic

Bryjet

Exalted one

Gaelic

Bryjit

Exalted one

Gaelic

Labridget

Exalted one

Gaelic


What names sound like Bridget?

If you like how Bridget sounds, you might also like these names that sound like Bridget.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Byrgitt

Exalted one

Scandinavian


What names are similar to Bridget?

Find a name that’s like Bridget, but just a little bit different.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Bedelia

Irish

Bree

Noble

Irish


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  1. Baby Bridget came out kicking and screaming just like in the movies. Thought a name meaning vitality and vigor was apropop.


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