Name: Madeline

Origin and Meaning of the Name Madeline

  • Meaning:
    From Magdala
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  • Meaning:
    From Magdala
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  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (mah duh LINE); (mah duh LEEN)
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Miscellaneous Info for Madeline

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  • Used in:
    English and French speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    English form of French Madeleine, itself from Magdalene.

    The 'Madeline' books were written by Ludwig Bemelmans, and follow the adventures of a young girl living in Paris.

    Madeline Kahn was an American actress.

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