Berit Name Meaning and Origin

Berit is a Girl name. The name is originated from ‘Irish’ origin. The baby name Berit means “Powerful”.


Berit Origin:

Origin of the name is: “Irish”



Berit is a Girl name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “BEHR + it”


Berit Name Meaning:

Berit is a Scandinavian variant of Bridget. Bridget originates in Irish language and means “powerful, strong”. Until today, it is mainly popular in Ireland, in the United States its usage declines. Bridget was the name of several saints, as well as a goddess in Celtic mythology.



It is a Christian baby name.





Variations or similar name:

Berry, Beret, Beri, Berta, Beryt, Berette


Famous people with this name:

Berit Berger, former asst. US attorney, Eastern District of NY;

Berit Aunli, Norwegian Olympic cross country skier;

Berit As, Norwegian MP;

Berit Margrethe Oskal, Sami artist and joik performer from Kautokeino, Norway




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