Birgit Origin and Meaning
The name Birgit is a girl's name of Scandinavian, Norwegian origin meaning "strength".
Birgit is pronounced with a hard 'g' and is one of the many international versions of the Irish Bridget. Birgit Nilsson was a celebrated Swedish operatic soprano.
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Famous People Named Birgit
- (Märta) Birgit NilssonSwedish operatic soprano
- Birgit "Gitte" KroenckeDanish model, wife of actor Christopher Lee
- Birgit Annalisa Rusanenbirth name of Norwegian,American actress Marta Kristen
- Birgit MeinekeGerman swimmer
- Birgit FischerGerman Olympic kayaker
- Birgit MichelsGerman Olympic badminton player