Meaning and name origin
Madonna \m(a)-donna, mad(on)-na\ as a girl's name is pronounced ma-DAH-nah. It is of Italian origin, and the meaning of Madonna is "my lady". A form of respectful address, like the French "madame". Also used by Catholics to signify the Virgin Mary, or a work of art depicting her as a mother. Made familiar in modern times by singer/actress Madonna. See also Mona and Donna.
Madonna▼ has 1 variant form: Madona.
Madonna is a very popular first name for females (#1176 out of 4276, Top 27%) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#20720 out of 88799, Top 23%) (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Madonna for girls. Madonna reached its highest rank of #637 in the U.S. in 1930-1939 (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Madonna and its variant form. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Mona, Madonna and Donna. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).