Meaning:Exalted one; Fire goddess; Power, strength, vigor; Virtue
Bridie is a feminine name of Irish origin that stems from the name Brigid, meaning “exalted one; fire goddess; power, strength, vigor; virtue.” Bridie is light and lovely, with a background steeped in Celtic mysticism. Brigid was the Celtic goddess of fire, the hearth, smiths, healers, poets, inspiration, and childbirth. This revered entity is still beloved in Ireland, with many celebrating Brigid’s pagan festival Imbolc each year. In the fifth century AD, goddess Brigid was transformed by the Church into Saint Brigid and retained many of her characteristics. So, if you need a badass role model to remind baby of their epic Celtic ancestry, Bridie will surely suit baby’s fiery soul.
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