The meaning of the name Gidgit is Small Girl. The origin of the name Gidgit is American. This is the culture in which the name originated, or in the case of a word, the language.
Name created for the main character in Frederick Kohner's 1957 novel "Gidget, The Little Girl With Big Ideas." Gidget is a contraction of the words "Girl" and "Midget."