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Meaning of Brid

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Meaning

The name Brid has the following meaning:

One who is strong and protective. In Irish mythology she was the goddess of fire, poetry and wisdom, the daughter of the god Dagda.
It is a female name, suitable for baby girls.

Popularity

As a baby girl name, Brid is currently not a popular baby name in the USA.

There are no available USA popularity statistics for the name Brid for the past 100 years. However, the following chart shows the popularity ranking for the name Bridget, of which the name Brid is a variant.
USA baby name statistics

Origins

The name Brid is very likely a(n) Irish variant of the name Bridget.

See other suggested Irish girl baby names.

You might also like to see the other variants of the name Bridget.

Related names

The following names are baby names related to Brid and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Brid: Boys - Brennen, Troy, Girls - Biddie, Keely, Both genders - Brady, Brian, Cody, Darby, Ennis, Gale

Variants

The name Brid is a variant of Bridget. Other popular variants of the name Bridget are: Berget (Swedish), Biddy, Bidu, Bighid (Irish), Birgit (Scandinavian), Birgitta (Scandinavian), Birgitte (Norwegian), Birte (Norwegian), Breda (Irish), Brid (Irish), Bridey (Irish), Bridgette (Scandinavian), Bridgie, Bridgit, Bridgitte, Bridie, Brigid (Irish), Brigit, Brigita, Brigitta (German), Brigitte, Brita (Swedish), Britta (Swedish), Brygid (Polish), Brygida (Polish), Ffraid (Welsh), Gitta (German), Gittan (Swedish), Piritta (Finnish), Pirjo (Finnish), Pirkko (Finnish), Riitta (Finnish)

Style

We think the name Brid should fall under the following style category: Celtic.

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Impression

Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Brid to be: Outgoing and energetic woman

In one word, you might describe Brid as a(n) "outgoing" person.

See other "outgoing" names for girls.

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