Is Bridget a cool name?
There has been several famous people with the first name of Bridget.
The Gaelic word brígh is the origin of the English name "Bridget," whose most famous name-holders are Saints Bridget of Kildare, Ireland (451?-521?) and Bridget of Sweden (1303-July 23, 1373). The word translates to "power," "strength" or "virtue" in English. A lady with the above-mentioned name nowadays will be called Brighid ("BREE-yihd") in Irish Gaelic and Bríghid ("BREEJ-eh" in Scots Gaelic.