Meaning and name origin
Madalena \m(a)-dale-na, mad(a)-lena\ as a girl's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Madalena is "woman from Magdala". Madalena is a variant of Madeline (Hebrew): variant of Madeleine, which is the French version.
Madalena is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Madalena and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Madeline (#89). (2014 statistics).