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Brit, Brits or BRIT may refer to:



  • British people, nationals or natives of the United Kingdom, its territories and Crown dependencies, and their descendants
  • Brit Hume (born 1943), American TV journalist
  • Brit Selby (born 1945), Canadian ice-hockey player
  • Brit Smith (born 1985), American actress, model, singer, and songwriter
  • Britney Spears (born 1981), American singer

Given names[edit]

  • Brit Andresen, Norwegian-born Australian architect
  • Brit Bildøen (born 1962), Norwegian poet, novelist, essayist, children's writer and literary critic
  • Brit Hoel (born 1942), Norwegian politician
  • Brit Marling (born 1982), American writer, producer, director and actress
  • Brit McRoberts (born 1957), Canadian retired middle-distance runner
  • Brit Morgan (born 1987), American film and television actress
  • Brit Pettersen (born 1961), Norwegian former cross-country skier
  • Brit Sandaune (born 1972), Norwegian soccer player and pre-school teacher
  • Brit Solli (born 1959), Norwegian archaeologist
  • Brit Volden (born 1960), Norwegian orienteering competitor

Family names[edit]

  • Cri-Zelda Brits (born 1983), South African cricketer
  • Danie Brits, South African former professional wrestler
  • Gorka Brit (born 1978), Spanish footballer
  • Grant Brits (born 1987), Australian freestyle swimmer
  • Okkert Brits (born 1973), South African former pole vaulter
  • Schalk Brits (born 1981), South African rugby union footballer
  • Walter Brit (fl. 1390), a fellow of Merton College, Oxford, and the reputed author of works on astronomy and mathematics, as well as a treatise on surgery



  • Botanical Research Institute of Texas, a global botanical research institute and learning center in the U.S.
  • Board of Radiation and Isotope Technology, a unit of the Department of Atomic Energy[1] with its headquarters in Navi Mumbai, India
  • Brit + Co., an online DIY community/e-commerce company based in San Francisco
  • Brit plc, an international general insurance and reinsurance group acquired by Fairfax Financial in May 2015
  • BRIT School for Performing Arts and Technology, a British performing arts and technology school in the London Borough of Croydon

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