What does Magdala mean?
Magdala /mag-dala/ as a name for girls. Magdala's root is Hebrew, and the meaning of the name Magdala is "woman from Magdala; tower". Magdala is an alternate form, with the prefix Mag-, of Madeline (Hebrew): variation of Madeleine. Magdala is also a form of Migdalia (Spanish, Hebrew). See also Alena.
Magdala has 1 variant: Migdalla.
Magdala has 19 more related forms via Madeline, Migdalia: Mada, Madalena, Madalyn▲, Madel, Madella, Madena, Madina, Madzia, Magda, Magdalen▼, Magdalena▼, Magdalene▼, Magdalina, Magdaline, Magdalini, Magdelina, Magdolna, Maidel and Mala.Kreatif forms: Magdama, Magdasa, Mardala. [more]
How popular is Magdala?
Magdala is an uncommonly occurring given name for females. Magdala is also an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is an analysis of the history of the girl name Magdala and associated names. Popular varying forms of Magdala (not ranked) are Madeline (#89 a year ago), Madalyn (#518), Alena (#617), Magdalena (#976), Migdalia, Magdalen and Magdalene. Other forms, like Magdolna, are uncommon. These forms of Magdala were popular as birth names a century ago (median #686) and are almost as popular today (#742, 18% less). Madeline has generally been popular among parents, although Madalyn appears to be gaining favor too, while forms such as Migdalia are now less popular. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
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Recommended similar baby names are Adala, Addala, Brandala, Cadhla, Camala, Candela, Fadila, Kaala, Maaja, Macaela, Mackayla, Madera, Madira, Madona, Madora, Madra, Mafalda, Maffalda, Magaley, Magali, Magalie, Magaly, Magdelena, Maggali, Magli, Magnilda, Magnolia▼, Mahala▼, Mahalah, Mahali, Mahalia, Mahalla, Mahalya, Maida, Makara, Makayla▲, Makyla, Malana, Manda▼, Mandalin, Mandalyn, Mandisa, Manuela▼, Maraya, Marcela, Marcila, Marella, Margalo, Marial, Mariana▲, Mariela▼, Marilla, Marla▼, Marlana, Marmara, Marsala, Marsalla, Marvela, Masada, Matana, Mayana, Mayda, Maydena, Michala, Miguela, Mohala, Mykala, Natala, Pamala▼, Samala and Sammala. These names tend to be more frequently used than Magdala.