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Girl Name: Birgitta

Name: Birgitta
Pronunciation: \b(i)-rgitta, bir-gitta\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: exalted one
Origin: Norwegian
Sounds Like: Birgitte, Birgitt, Birgetta, Birkitta
Similar Names: Byrgitt, Britta, Brigitta, Birkitte, Birkita, Birgett


Birgitta \b(i)-rgitta, bir-gitta\ as a girl's name is a variant of Birgit (Norwegian) and Bridget (Gaelic), and the meaning of Birgitta is "exalted one".

The baby name Birgitta sounds like Birgitte, Birgitt, Birgetta and Birkitta. Other similar baby names are Byrgitt, Britta, Brigitta, Birkitte, Birkita and Birgett.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Birgitta.


Birgitta is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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