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What does Mady mean?

Mady Pronunciation of Mady [mady] as a girls' name has its roots in Hebrew and Old English, and the name Mady means "woman from Magdala; maiden; young, unmarried woman". Mady is an alternate spelling of Madeline (Hebrew): form of Madeleine. Mady is also a variation of Maida (Old English).

Associated with: old english, young.

Variations

Mady has 6 variants: Mada, Maddie, Maddy, Maidie, Mayda and Maydey.

16 more alternative forms via Madeline, Maida: Madalyn, Madel, Madelyn, Madena, Madge, Madilyn, Madina, Madlen, Madlin, Madlyn, Madzia, Magda, Maidel, Mala, Maud and Maude.

Creative forms:
(female) Midy, Mody, ..

(male) Madon, Madyme, ..

Middle name pairings:
Mady Vanessa (M.V.), ..

How popular is Mady?

Mady is an unusual given name for females but a very prominent last name for all people (#52608 out of 150436, Top 35%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Madelyn (#59 from recent data), Madeline (#90), Madilyn (#315), Madalyn (#570), Maddie (#1058), Maidie, Maude, Maida, Maud, Madlyn, Madge, Mada and Magda are the popular related forms of Mady (unlisted) rated in the Top 2000. Adoption of these forms of Mady was common among parents 135 years ago (adoption of 0.89%) and is almost as conventional today (adoption 0.67%, 25% less), but with versions like Madge falling out of fashion. Madelyn and Madilyn are two of the more fashionable names for newborns here. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mada, Madalyn, Maddie, Madeline, Madelyn in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Madge, Madilyn, Madlyn, Magda, Maida in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Maidie, Maud, Maude in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Mady is alike in pronunciation to Maudie, Meda, Medea, Media and Medie. Other suggested similar names are Andy, Brady, Caddy, Cady, Candy, Coady, Cody, Dody, Eddy, Hedy, Jady, Judy, Kady, Kandy, Kody, Lady, Laidy, Mab, Maci, Macy, Madra, Mae, Maery, Mag, Maguy, Mai, Maicy, Mair, Maisy, Maiya, Maj, Maja, Mal, Mally, Mame, Manda, Mandi, Mandy, Manya, Mara, Mare, Marg, Mari, Marjy, Mart, Marty, Mary, Marya, Maryk, Maryn, Marys, Mat, Mata, Matty, Max, Maxi, Maxy, May, Maya, Mayde, Maye, Mazey, Mead, Meade, Mlada, Nady, Randy, Sandy, Wandy and Zandy. These names tend to be more frequently used than Mady.

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