What does Madalena mean?
Madalena /ma-da-le-na/ as a girls' name is of Hebrew derivation, and Madalena means "woman from Magdala". Madalena is a version of Madeline (Hebrew): version of Madeleine. Compare last name Maddalena.
Madalena has 31 more related forms via Madeline: Madaleine, Madalene, Madalyn▲, Madalynn▲, Madeleine▲, Madelene, Madella, Madelon, Madelyn▲, Madelyne, Madelynn▲, Madena, Madilyn▲, Madina, Madlen, Madlin, Madlyn, Magdala, Magdalen▼, Magdalena▼, Magdalene▼, Magdalina, Magdaline, Magdalini, Magdelina, Magdolna, Malena, Malina, Marlen, Marlena▼ and Marlene▼.Kreatif forms: Madaleda, Madalema, Medalena. [more]
How popular is Madalena?
Madalena is an unusual given name for women but a somewhat prominent surname for both adults and children (#87348 out of 150436, Top 58%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Madalena and related names. Prominent varying forms of Madalena (not ranked) rated in the Top 1000 are Madalyn (#518 from recent data), Madalynn (#649), Madeleine (#283), Madeline (#89), Madelyn (#59), Madelynn (#439), Madilyn (#303), Magdalen, Magdalena (#976), Magdalene, Marlen, Marlena and Marlene. Other variants, like Madelena, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Madalena reached its most widespread in the year 2008 (adoption of 0.425%) and is almost as widespread today (adoption 0.36%, ▼15%), but with the versions Magdalen, Magdalena, Magdalene, Marlena and Marlene becoming somewhat dated. Madalyn, Madalynn, Madeleine, Madeline, Madelyn, Madelynn and Madilyn, with Madeleine, Madeline and Madelyn going through a rebound in usage. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Recommended similar baby names are Adalina, Analena, Cabalina, Caralea, Coralena, Darlena, Jalena, Kalena, Karlena, Madelynne, Madera, Madisen, Madona, Mahalya, Malana, Mallina, Maralynn, Marena, Marialena, Marleina, Marsalina, Marthena, Maydena, Maylene and Milena. These names tend to be more frequently used than Madalena.