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pinWhat does Madelyn mean?

Madelyn /made-lyn/ as a girls' name is of Hebrew origin, and the name Madelyn means "woman from Magdala". Madelyn is an alternate spelling, with the suffix -yn, of Madeline (Hebrew): form of Madeleine.


Madelyn has 13 variants: Madaleine, Madalene, Madalyn, Madalynn, Madelaine, Madelayne, Madeleine, Madelene, Madelon, Madelyne, Madelynn, Madelynne and Madilyn.

Madelyn has 49 more relations via Madeline: Dalanna, Dalenna, Lena, Lina, Lynn, Mada, Madalaina, Madalena, Maddelena, Maddie, Maddy, Madel, Madelena, Madelina, Madella, Madelle, Madena, Madge, Madina, Madlen, Madlin, Madlyn, Mady, Madzia, Magda, Magdala, Magdalen, Magdalena, Magdalene, Magdalina, Magdaline, Magdalini, Magdeleine, Magdelina, Magdolna, Maidel, Maighdlin, Mala, Malena, Malina, Marleah, Marleen, Marlen, Marlena, Marlene, Marline, Marlyne, Maud and Maude.

Kreatif forms: Maydelyn, Midelyn, Mudelyn. [more]

pinHow popular is Madelyn?

Madelyn is a very prominent first name for women (#894 out of 4276, Top 21%) but an unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Madelyn for girls. Madelyn entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its apex rank of #59 in the U.S. in 2014. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Madelyn name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Madelyn outside U.S.

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of Madelyn and related names. Popular related forms of Madelyn (#59 2 years ago) ranked in the Top 1000 are Madeline (#89 2 years ago), Lena (#279), Madeleine (#283), Madilyn (#303), Madelynn (#439), Madalyn (#518), Madalynn (#649), Lina (#767), Magdalena (#976), Marlene, Maud, Marlena, Maude, Madge, Lynn, Magdalen, Magdalene and Marlen. These forms of Madelyn were popular as birth names during the years 1900-1909 (average #625) and are almost as popular today (#703, 20.7% less), but with versions such as Marlene, Lynn, Magdalen, Madge and Magdalene falling out of style. Madeline is the continual favorite, though Madelynn has become trendy as well. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Madelyn, Lena, Lina, Lynn, Madalyn in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Madalynn, Madeleine, Madeline, Madelynn, Madge in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Madilyn, Magdalen, Magdalena, Magdalene, Marlen in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Marlena, Marlene, Maud, Maude in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Madelyn, Lena, Lina, Madeleine, Madeline outside U.S.

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A suggested similar baby name is Marelyn. This name tends to be less commonly used than Madelyn.