The name Brigitte is a girl's name of French origin meaning "strength or exalted one". Brigitte and is often added to lists like Video Game Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Generation CAF #23 (celebrity edition)".
From the experts:
Brigitte is the French version of the ancient Irish Brighid long associated with 1950s sex symbol Brigitte Bardot. If you want to pronounce Brigitte the French way, it's brih-ZHEET.