What does Madelon mean?
Madelon /made-lon/ as a girls' name. Madelon's root is Hebrew, and the name Madelon means "woman from Magdala". Madelon is a version, with the suffix -on, of Madeline (Hebrew): variation of Madeleine.
How popular is Madelon?
Madelon is an uncommon first name for females. Madelon is an equivalently rare surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Prominent varying forms of Madelon (outside Top 1000) are Madelyn (#59 from current records), Madeline (#89), Madeleine (#283), Madilyn (#303), Madelynn (#439), Madalyn (#518), Madalynn (#649), Marlen and Magdalen. These relations of Madelon were at the height of their popularity in 2008 (average #438) and are almost as common today (#482, ▼8%), but with the version Magdalen becoming less in vogue. Madeleine, Madelyn, Madilyn, Madeline, Madelynn, Madalynn and Madalyn, and there is also a rebound in baby name usage for Madeleine, Madeline and Madelyn. Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the girl name Madelon and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Suggested similar baby names are Mabel, Mabelle, Maddison, Madera, Madisen, Madison, Madyson, Maelle, Mandalyn, Mandelin, Mandellin, Mandolyn, Manon, Maralyn, Marelyn, Marilin, Marilou, Marlin, Marlo, Marlon, Marlow, Marrlen, Marylyn, Maryon and Maxeen. These names tend to be more commonly used than Madelon.