in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: French
- Meaning: Exalted, lofty
- #2668 All Time
Pronunciation of Brigitte
How popular is the name "Brigitte" in the U.S.?
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Want to know about the populiarty of Brigitte? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 8,369 babies born with the name Brigitte in the United States. That's more than enough Brigittes to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1946 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Brigitte" was in 1960 with a total of 314 babies.
According to the 1996 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Brigitte" is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 28 babies in California have the same name as you in 1996. Across the entire United States a total of only 122 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.
Where is the name Brigitte popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Brigitte in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the midwest? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Brigitte" mean? The list below shows the origins of Brigitte as well as things modernly associated with the name Brigitte such as celebrities named Brigitte.
Origin and Meaning of Brigitte
The name "Brigitte" is of French origin, and it means "Exalted, lofty". It's a name commonly given to girls.
Brigitte was born in 1946.
Brigitte was born in 1969.
B is for bygone, never forgetting golden memories.
R is for realist, the way you are.
I is for interest, you show in others.
G is for glitter, the spark that is you.
I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.
T is for traditional, somewhat old fashioned.
T is for treasure, that of your friendship.
E is for excite, your spirit is catching!
Your name in reverse order is "Ettigirb". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ribgitet". How do you pronounce that?
Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
Past life for Brigitte born May 22, 1964
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Bulgaria approximately on 1575. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, and geologist.
As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. Your lesson - to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.
Name poster for Brigitte
Here's something for you to ponder on...
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