Bridgit

First Name
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Bridgit

"Bridgit" is a name of Irish origin, and it means "Exalted, lofty". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Notable Persons Named Bridgit

Bridgit Mendler is an actress, singer, and songwriter. She was most prominent from 2004 to present. Bridgit was given the name Bridgit Claire Mendler on December 18th, 1992 in Washington, D.C., United States.

Popularity:

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1955 7 7 0
1956 5 5 0
1958 9 9 0
1959 11 11 0
1960 32 32 0
1961 22 22 0
1962 32 32 0
1963 31 31 0
1964 35 35 0
1965 22 22 0
1966 41 41 0
1967 26 26 0
1968 17 17 0
1969 18 18 0
1970 40 40 0
1971 22 22 0
1972 28 28 0
1973 30 30 0
1974 24 24 0
1975 20 20 0
1976 32 32 0
1977 36 36 0
1978 30 30 0
1979 35 35 0
1980 33 33 0
1981 41 41 0
1982 26 26 0
1983 25 25 0
1984 28 28 0
1985 15 15 0
1986 21 21 0
1987 6 6 0
1988 18 18 0
1989 20 20 0
1990 18 18 0
1991 7 7 0
1992 27 27 0
1993 23 23 0
1994 28 28 0
1995 18 18 0
1996 19 19 0
1997 17 17 0
1998 18 18 0
1999 26 26 0
2000 12 12 0
2001 19 19 0
2002 15 15 0
2003 11 11 0
2004 14 14 0
2005 23 23 0
2006 11 11 0
2007 19 19 0
2008 8 8 0
2009 8 8 0
2010 8 8 0
2011 24 24 0
2012 11 11 0
2013 16 16 0
2014 14 14 0
2015 14 14 0
2016 8 8 0

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Popularity of Bridgit as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Bridgit

  • How Popular is the name Bridgit? Bridgit is the 9,066th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Bridgit have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,274 babies born with the first name Bridgit in the United States. That's more than enough people named Bridgit to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Bridgit? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1955 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Bridgit first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Bridgit is Wednesday, June 5th, 1872.
  • What year had the most people named Bridgit born? The highest recorded use of the first name Bridgit was in 1966 with a total of 41 babies.
  • Random Bridgit Factoid: According to the 1981 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Bridgit is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1981.
  • Weird things about the name Bridgit: Your name in reverse order is Tigdirb. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Btigdir. How do you pronounce that?

What Bridgits Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Bridgit born Aug 29, 2005

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Mexico approximately on 1725. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson - to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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