Bridget


Bridget

Infobox Given Name Revised
name = Bridget


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meaning = "Strong willed"
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origin = Irish
related names = Brigitte
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Bridget may refer to:

People and fictional characters

*Bridget (given name)
*Bridget Forrester, a fictional character in "The Bold and the Beautiful", played by Ashley Jones.
*"Bridget Jones's Diary", a novel and feature film starring Renée Zellweger.
*Bridget, a fictional character in the fighting game series "Guilty Gear".
*Bridget Hennessey, the fictional eldest child on the sitcom 8 Simple Rules.
*Bridget "Bee" Vreeland, the fictional character of the book and movie, The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants

Entertainment

*Bridget Marquardt, from The Girls Next Door
*Bridget Fonda, actress
*Bridget Moynahan, actress and model of Irish decent
*Bridget, an Irish activist and Tony's girlfriend, from An American Tail, portrayed by Cathianne Blore

Other

powerful and strong

*Bridget Rose Dugdale, English heiress who joined the Provisional Irish Republican Army

*Alternate spellings include:
**Brigid from Irish mythology
**Saint Brigid of Ireland
**Saint Birgitta of Sweden


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  • Bridget — f Irish, Scottish, and English: Anglicized form of the Gaelic name Brighid. This was the name of an ancient Celtic goddess, of uncertain origin; it is unlikely to be connected with Gaelic brígh strength, force, since this word has a long vowel.… …   First names dictionary

  • Bridget — fem. proper name, from Ir. Brighid, fire goddess, from brigh strength, from Celt. *brig o …   Etymology dictionary

  • Bridget — Bridget1 [brij′it] n. [Ir Brighid, lit., strong, lofty < IE base * bhereg̑h , high > BARROW2] a feminine name: equiv. Ger. & Fr. Brigitte Bridget2 [brij′it] 1. Saint (A.D. 452? 523?); Ir. abbess: a patron saint of Ireland: her day is Feb. 1 …   English World dictionary

  • Bridget — (1303–73)    Saint, Mystic and Order Founder.    Bridget was the daughter of a governor of Upland in Sweden. She married at a very early age, had eight children and was appointed lady inwaiting to the Queen of Sweden. In about 1340 she began to… …   Who’s Who in Christianity

  • Bridget — noun Irish abbess; a patron saint of Ireland (453 523) • Syn: ↑Saint Bridget, ↑St. Bridget, ↑Brigid, ↑Saint Brigid, ↑St. Brigid, ↑Bride, ↑Saint Bride, ↑St. Bride …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bridget — englische Form von → Brigitte (Bedeutung: die Erhabene). Namensträgerin: Bridget Fonda, US amerikanische Schauspielerin …   Deutsch namen

  • Bridget — biographical name see Brigit …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Bridget — …   Википедия

  • Bridget — /brij it/, n. 1. Saint. See Brigid, Saint. 2. a female given name. * * * …   Universalium


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