Gender: Female Meaning of Britt: "high goddess" Origin of Britt: Swedish, contracted form of Birgit

Britt Origin and Meaning

The name Britt is a girl's name of Swedish origin meaning "high goddess".

Brisk but rather brittle. Britt Eklund was a Bond Girl in the 1974 The Man with the Golden Gun. Britt is a contracted form of Birgit, but be aware that it does come with the strong possibility of being confused with Bret/Brett—or as a shortening of Brittany.

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Guest Says:


cute name, like Britney too

ThistleThorn Says:


This is like a fresh take on the tired Brittany.

MaryKathryn Says:


I love this!