Brigid

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Irish Briġid, from Old Irish Brigit. Ultimately, probably from Proto-Celtic *Brigantī (high, exalted).

Proper noun[edit]

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Brigid

  1. (Irish mythology) The goddess of the Sacred Flame of Kildare and the patron goddess of the Druids. Daughter of Dagda of the Tuatha Dé Danann.
  2. Brigid of Kildare (c.451-521), an Irish saint partly confused with the goddess.
  3. A female given name sometimes borrowed from Irish. English form: Bridget.