Scandinavian, variation of Birgit or Britt
"strength or exalted one"

Britta Origin and Meaning

The name Britta is girl's name of Scandinavian, Swedish origin meaning "strength or exalted one".
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Famous People Named Britta

  • Saint Britta4th century martyr along with Saint Maura
  • Britta SteffenGerman Olympic gold medal,winning swimmer
  • Britta PhillipsAmerican musician of duo Dean & Britta and Luna
  • Britta HeidemannGerman Olympic fencer
  • Britta PerssonSwedish singer,songwriter
  • Britta LejonSwedish politician
  • Britta SollEstonian actress and model
  • Britta Alice HolmbergSwedish actress, wife of actor Stig Olin and mother of actress Lena Olin

Britta in Pop Culture

  • Britta Perrycharacter on the TV show "Community"
  • Britta Paweldaughtercharacter in book "Princess Academy" by Shannon Hale
  • Brittacharacter in "The Drifters" by James A. Michener
  • Britta Larsoncharacter in the American Girl books
  • Britta McManncharacter on TV series Go Girls