Irish Mythology

The Gods and Spirits of Ireland

BRIGIT

Irish Goddess

Also known as Bríg, Brigid

Picture of the Irish  Goddess Brigit from our Irish mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

Highly popular fiery Irish Goddess

Her fame knows no bounds. She is in charge of Poetry, Healing, Smithcraft and Martial Arts. Very popular.

The daughter of Dagda, she was apparently kidnapped by the Christians and turned into St. Brigid.

Brigit Facts and Figures

Name: Brigit
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Bríg, Brigid

Gender: Female
Type: Goddess
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Many Things
Area of expertise: Many things, lots of stuff

Good/Evil Rating: GOOD, quite approachable
Popularity index: 1335

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Article last revised on May 19, 2019 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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