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  • "Briddy"

    4 20.00%
  • "Bride-y"

    16 80.00%
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  1. #1
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    Dec 2008

    How is Bridie pronounced?

    As a nickname for Brigid I would think it would be pronounced "Briddy" (rhyming with 'pretty').
    However, I've heard it pronounce "Bride-y" as well.

    How would you pronounce it?


  2. #3
    I pronounce it 'bride-e'.
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  3. #5
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    Mar 2011
    Cair Paravel :)
    I've always said it like BRID-ee...
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  4. #7
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    Aug 2010
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    I've always thought it would be pronounced BRIDE-ee.
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  5. #9
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    May 2011
    I live in Ireland where Bridie is really common amongst the older generation (I even have a Great Auntie Bridie) and I've only ever heard in pronounced BRIDE-ey. Hope that helps
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