Brigit

biographical name
Brig·​it | \ ˈbri-jət How to pronounce Brigit (audio) , ˈbrē-yit \
variants: or less commonly Bridget \ ˈbri-​jət How to pronounce Bridget (audio) \ or Brigid \ ˈbri-​jəd How to pronounce Brigid (audio) , ˈbrē-​yid \ or Brighid \ ˈbrēd How to pronounce Brighid (audio) \

Definition of Brigit

Saint died circa 524–528 Bride of Kildare or Bride of Ireland a patron saint of Ireland

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“Brigit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Brigit. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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