What does Maddie mean?
Maddie \m(ad)-die\ as a name for girls is of Hebrew and Old English derivation, and the name Maddie means "woman from Magdala; maiden; young, unmarried woman". Maddie is a form of Madeline (Hebrew): variant of Madeleine. Maddie is also a derivative of Maida (Old English).
Maddie has 40 more different forms via Madeline, Maida: Madaleine, Madalena, Madalene, Madalyn, Maddelena, Madel, Madelaine, Madeleine, Madelena, Madelene, Madelina, Madella, Madelle, Madelon, Madelyn, Madelyne, Madena, Madge▼, Madilyn, Madina, Madlen, Madlin, Madlyn, Madzia, Magda, Magdala, Magdalen▼, Magdaline, Maidel, Mala, Malena, Malina, Marleen, Marlen, Marlene▼, Marline, Marlyne, Maud▼, Maude▼ and Maydena.
Maddie is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#4223 out of 4276, Top 99%) and also a somewhat prominent last name for all people (#81414 out of 150436, Top 54%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Popular varying forms of Maddie (#unlisted) are Madelyn (#59 in 2014), Madeline (#89), Madeleine (#283), Madilyn (#303), Madalyn (#518), Maud, Maude, Marlene, Maida, Magdalen, Madge and Marlen. These girl names were at the height of their popularity during 1890-1899 (usage of 0.3759%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.3123%, down 16.9%), with the forms Marlene, Madge, Magdalen, Maud and Maude becoming somewhat outmoded. The trendier names for newborns in this list are Madeleine (#283), Madelyn (#59), Madilyn (#303), Madeline (#89) and Madalyn (#518), with Madeleine, Madeline and Madelyn enjoying a revival in usage. Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Maddie and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)