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madelyn

FORM OF:
magdalene
LANGUAGE FAMILY:
afro-asiatic > semitic > central semitic > hebrew
ORIGIN:
hebrew  /  aramaic 
NAME ROOT:
MIGDáL ‎> MIGDALáH > MAGDāLā́ > MAGDALēNḗ
NATIVE NAME ROOT:
MIGDáL ‎(מִגְדָּל)‎ MIGDALáH ‎(מִגְדָּלָהּ) MAGDāLā́ ‎(μαγδᾱλᾱ́) MAGDALēNḗ ‎(Μαγδαληνή)
MEANING:
This name derives from the Ancient Greek magdālā́ ‎(μαγδᾱλᾱ́) Magdalēnḗ ‎(Μαγδαληνή), which in turn from the Hebrew “migdál ‎/ migdaláh”, meaning “elegant, great, or tower”. Migdal is the name of at least two places in ancient Israel mentioned in the Jewish Talmud and one place that may be mentioned in the Christian New Testament. Mary of Magdala and sometimes the Magdalene is a religious figure in Christianity. She has been called the second-most important woman in the New Testament after Mary the mother of Jesus. Mary Magdalene traveled with Jesus as one of his followers.
KEYWORDS:
BIBLICAL / RELIGION (SAINTS)

Usage

  • englishenglish

Related names

VARIANTS
english
madeleine, magdalen, magdalena, magdalene, madalyn, madelaine, madelina, madlyn, madoline, madeline, madilyn, madalynn, madelynn, madelynne, madolyn, Madylin
PET & SHORT FORM
english
maida, maidel, maidie, mayda, maydena, maydey, maidy

Use in other languages

LANGUAGES
ancient greek
magdalene
basque
maialen, malen, matxalen
bulgarian
magdalena, Madlena
croatian
magdalena, Madlena
czech
magdalena, mahulena, magdalÉna
danish
magdalina, madeleine, magdalene, madelaine, madeline, Madelin, Madelein, Madelene, Madlen, Magdalone, Magdelone, Magdaline
dutch
magdalena, madelon, Magali
finnish
magdalina, madeleine, magdalena, magdalene, madelaine, madeline, madalena, Madelen, Madelain, Madelein, Madeleina, Madelena, Madelene, Madelène, Madleen, Madleena, Madlein, Madleine, Madlen, Madlena, Madlene, Matleena, Matlee, Matliena, Magdaleena, Maktaleena, Mataleen, Mataleena
french
madeleine, madeline
georgian
Madlena
german
madeleine, magdalena, magdalene, Madlena
greek
magdaliní
greenlandic
magdalene, Magdaline, Mátalîna, Magtalît, Mattaliina, Mattaliit
hungarian - magyar
magdolna, magdalÉna
icelandic
magdalena, Magðalena
irish
madailéin, mhaigdiléana
italian
magdalena, maddalena, Madelena
latin
magdalene
latvian
magdalēna
lithuanian
magdalena, magdalietė
macedonian
magdalena
middle english
maudlin
norwegian
magdalina, madeleine, magdalena, magdalene, madelaine, madeline, madalena, Madelin, Madelen, Madel, Madela, Madelene, Magdalon, Magdali, Magdela, Magdele, Magdeli
old danish
magdalene
old norse
magdalena
old swedish
magdalena
polish
magdalena
portuguese
madalena
romanian
magdalena, mĂdĂlina
russian
magdalina
slovak
magdalÉna
slovene
magdalena, Majdalena
spanish
magdalena
swedish
magdalina, madeleine, magdalena, magdalene, madelaine, madeline, madalena, madelon, Madelin, Madelen, Maddeleine, Maddelen, Maddelena, Maddelene, Madel, Madela, Madelain, Madeleen, Madelein, Madeleina, Madelén, Madélen, Madelena, Madelene, Madelené, Madeléne, Madelène, Madélene, Madéléne, Madeleyne, Madlaine, Madleen, Madleena, Madlein, Madleine, Madlen, Madlén, Madlena, Madlene, Madléne, Magdaleena, Magdali, Magdela, Magdele, Magdeli, Magdaline
welsh
madeleine

Geographical spread (only living languages)

Popularity & Ranking

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New Age curiosities (only for entertainment purposes)

2
Numerological Values:
2

If a person's name-number is 2, he is considered to be co-operative and highly adaptable to any circumstance in life. 2 is associated with teamwork, mediating and working for the goodness of others. People with the name-number 2 tend to be good friends and are kind, helpful individuals.

Chakra Number:
2: The number of the Sacral Chakra "Swadhisthana"

Orange is the color of your second chakra, which is located bellow the navel. The main energy of this color is creativity and feelings. Explore the color of your sacral chakra in depth and discover the gifts and challenges of orange color.

Color meaning:

The color orange radiates warmth and happiness, combining the physical energy and stimulation of red with the cheerfulness of yellow. Orange relates to 'gut reaction' or our gut instincts, as opposed to the physical reaction of red or the mental reaction of yellow. Orange offers emotional strength in difficult times. It helps us to bounce back from disappointments and despair, assisting in recovery from grief.

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Notable people and personalities​

Madelyn Dunham (1922–2008), American Maternal Grandmother Of Barack Obama
Madelyn Marie (born 1987), American Former Adult Actress