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Madena

What does Madena mean?

Madena Pronunciation of Madena [made-na] as a name for girls is of Hebrew derivation, and Madena means "woman from Magdala". Madena is an alternate form of Madeline (Hebrew): form of Madeleine.

Variations

Madena has 1 variant: Madina.

37 more alternative forms via Madeline: Dalenna, Lena, Mada, Madalena, Madalene, Maddelena, Maddie, Maddy, Madel, Madelena, Madelene, Madelina, Madella, Madelle, Madelon, Madelyn, Madelyne, Madelynn, Madge, Madlen, Madlin, Madlyn, Mady, Madzia, Magda, Magdala, Magdalena, Magdelina, Magdolna, Maidel, Mala, Malena, Malina, Marlen, Marlena, Marlene and Maude.

Creative forms:
(female) Madenai, Midena, ..

(male) Madeian, Madema, ..

Middle name pairings:
Madena Maxine (M.M.), ..

How popular is Madena?

Madena is an unusual first name for females. Madena is an equally uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Madelyn (#59 in recent rankings), Madeline (#90), Lena (#272), Madelynn (#415), Maddie (#1058), Magdalena (#1103), Marlene (#1174), Malina (#1538), Malena (#1997), Marlen, Marlena, Maude, Madlyn, Madalene, Madelon, Madelyne, Mada, Madelene, Madge and Magda are the prominent related forms of Madena (outside Top 2000) listed in the Top 2000. Usage of these relations of Madena was at its apex 135 years ago (median #1500) and is somewhat less today (#1485, down 33%). Madeline has generally been preferred by parents, though Madelynn has become trendy as well over time, while forms such as Magdalena have lost favor. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lena, Mada, Madalene, Maddie, Madelene in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Madeline, Madelon, Madelyn, Madelyne, Madelynn in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Madge, Madlyn, Magda, Magdalena, Malena in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Malina, Marlen, Marlena, Marlene, Maude in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Madena is alike in pronunciation to Madona, Madonna, Maydena and Medina. Other suggested similar names are Adena, Andena, Ardena, Cadena, Cadenza, Carena, Daena, Dalena, Eaden, Galena, Jaden, Jaena, Jalena, Jardena, Kadena, Kadenza, Kalena, Karena, Katena, Larena, Lavena, Madeira, Madera, Madira, Madora, Madra, Maeja, Mahina, Makena, Makenna, Malana, Malea, Maleia, Marcena, Mareena, Mareina, Maren, Marena, Marina, Marna, Masina, Matana, Matrena, Maveena, Mavina, Maxena, Maxene, Maxina, Mayana, Mdina, Medea, Medeia, Meena, Mena, Miladena, Milena, Mladena, Morena, Nadena, Nadene, Nadina, Nadyna, Sadina, Sadona, Sarena, Talena, Tarena, Valena, Varena, Waldena and Yalena. These names tend to be more commonly used than Madena.

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