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1. (Biography) Also: Bride or Brigid 453–523 ad, Irish abbess; a patron saint of Ireland. Feast day: Feb 1
2. (Biography) Also: Birgitta ?1303-73, Swedish nun and visionary; patron saint of Sweden. Feast day: July 23


(ˈbrɪdʒ ɪt)

Saint, Brigid, Saint.
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Noun1.Bridget - Irish abbess; a patron saint of Ireland (453-523)


[ˈbrɪdʒɪt] NBrígida
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Miss Irwine told Bridget to take her lunch upstairs," said Carroll; "she can't leave Miss Anne.
Tell Bridget to say I'll go up and see Miss Anne presently.
Lady Bridget, in the complete absence of male heirs, either direct or collateral--a most extraordinary circumstance--came in for everything.
The girl's name was Bridget Royce, a somber and even sullen type of beauty, and she looked at him darkly, as if in doubt, and said, "Do you want me to hide you?
Bridget Royce remained as if in a trance, staring at the sunlit garden in which a man had just vanished like a fairy.
Bridget used to remain long hours in holy contemplation, and St.
A short description of squire Allworthy, and a fuller account of Miss Bridget Allworthy, his sister.
Miss Bridget Allworthy (for that was the name of this lady) very rightly conceived the charms of person in a woman to be no better than snares for herself, as well as for others; and yet so discreet was she in her conduct, that her prudence was as much on the guard as if she had all the snares to apprehend which were ever laid for her whole sex.
An' Bridget ain't ever goin' to do a tap of work again.
BRIDGET Jones used to worry about her weight, but these days she's happy tucking into a thick sarnie.
Bridget Leonard, who works at Research by Design, swam the equivalent of the length of the English Channel at Harborne Leisure Centre.
NOTE to self - try to remember v v good accent from previous Bridget Jones films.

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