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Madeleine Meaning


What does Madeleine mean?

The name Madeleine is of French origin.

The meaning of Madeleine is "of Magdala".

Madeleine is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 9 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Ma-de-leine.

The Given Name Madeleine

Madeleine is a variant of Madeline. See Madeline for further details.

Madeleine is a great choice for parents looking for a more popular name.

A name fit for a child full of greatness and spirit, a little experimenter.

An elegant name that will be delightful to parents.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Madeleine Claudine Ledoine, Madeleine Sophie Barat, and Madeleine Stowe.

Madeleine Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 376 in baby name popularity for girls with 828 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 366 in baby name popularity for girls with 847 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

Want to see how Madeleine sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Madeleine Name Popularity Page.

Madeleine Related Names

Madeleine is a variant of Madeline.

Famous Madeleines

  • Madeleine Claudine Ledoine ~ Saint
  • Madeleine Sophie Barat ~ Saint
  • Madeleine Stowe ~ Actress

Madeleine Numerology

What will your new littleMadeleine be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Madeleine are often noisy and knowing but most of all they are read more >>

Madeleine Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Madeleine in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Madeleine.

Just for fun, see the name Madeleine in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Madeleine in Nautical Flags page.