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Meaning name Brittany

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Brittany

Meaning name Brittany
In the 4th century Romano-British tribes from across the English Channel began to settle in a northwestern region of France. Their numbers increased as raiding and settling by Anglo-Saxon invaders in Britain increased. The French named the region where the Briton immigrants settled Bretagne (Brittany in English), meaning "little Britain."
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Brianne - Feminine form of Irish Brian, meaning "high hill."
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Bride - Modern form of Irish Bríd, meaning "exalted one."
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Bridgette - Variant spelling of English Bridget, meaning "exalted one."
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