Main definitions of Bridget, St in English

: Bridget, St1Bridget, St2

Bridget, St1

(also Bride, Brigid)

proper noun

  • (6th century), Irish abbess; also known as St Bridget of Ireland. She was venerated in Ireland as a virgin saint and noted in miracle stories for her compassion; her cult soon spread over most of western Europe. Feast day, 1 February.

Pronunciation:

Bridget, St

/ˈbrɪdʒɪt/

Main definitions of Bridget, St in English

: Bridget, St1Bridget, St2

Bridget, St2

(also Birgitta)

proper noun

  • (c.1303–73), Swedish nun and visionary; also known as St Bridget of Sweden. She experienced her first vision of the Virgin Mary at the age of 7. Feast day, 23 July.

Pronunciation:

Bridget, St

/ˈbrɪdʒɪt/