[brij-id; especially for 1 also bree-id]
- Saint.Also Bride.a.d. 453–523, Irish abbess: a patron saint of Ireland.
- a female given name.
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Examples from the Web for brigid
"Now, Brigid Beg, show me your foot," and he measured her also.
And you, Brigid, have a right to be ashamed of yourself to have your hands the way they are.
Brigid answered this time because her brother's mouth was full.
Then it was that Brigid slept at the preaching, and Patrick did not allow her to be awakened.
It is probable that there were 8,000 students at Kildare, Brigid's great school, at one time.Education: How Old The New
James J. Walsh
- Saint Brigid See Bridget (def. 1)
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