Madeline

Derived from the French Madeleine which was taken from Magdala, a biblical place name for a village located on the Sea of Galilee and the home of Mary Magdalene, a follower of Jesus. Also a literary name for the heroine in a series of children's books created by author Ludwig Bemelmans. Listed among the top 100 since 1994.

Popularity
Girls: Ranked #96 in 2012
See More Popularity Rankings
Origin
Hebrew
French
Gender
Female
Meaning Tags
Woman or Female
Add a Meaning Tag
Variations
Add a Variation
Alternative Spellings
Add an Alternative
Nicknames
Add a Nickname
Personality
SweetSubmitted By

Submitted by: hyuhuh

Report Abuse
Add a Personality Trait
Famous Madelines
Madeline Kahn (actress)
Madeleine L'Engle (children's author)
Madeleine Stowe (actress)
Add a Famous Madeline
Sibling Name Ideas
Add a Sibling Name
Like This Name?
Hate It
Hated it!
See All the Names You Love
Play the Name Game
Madeline is on other name lists
Hebrew Girl Baby Names
Hebrew Baby Names
Jewish Baby Names

Parents Are Talking

Add a Comment