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Madelyne is a wholesome name for girls. It is a play on Magdalene, as seen with Mary Magdalene in the New Testament. As of 2021, Madelyne is a top 7,000 option for girls.

Meaning of the name Madelyne:

English: woman from Magdala, high tower

Origin of the name Madelyne:

Madelyne is a spelling variation of the baby name Madeline, the English form of Magdalene. Mary Magdalene was the most popular individual to use the latter title. She was from a city called Magdala near the sea of Galilee. Magdalene became popular in the Middle Ages because Mary Magdalene was a saint. Eventually, variations like Madelyne came into existence.

Symbolism of the name Madelyne:

The baby names Madelyne and Madeline have the same meanings. They come from Magdalene, which translates to “from Magdala.” The town of Magdala's title translated to “high tower” in Hebrew.

Style of the name Madelyne:

Traditional

Gender of the name Madelyne:

Madelyne is a wholesome name for girls.

Pronunciation of the name Madelyne:

MAD-uh-lin, MAD-lin, or MAD-uh-lien

Number of syllables in the name Madelyne:

Two or three

Emotion evoked from the name Madelyne:

Madelyne feels wholesome and kind-hearted. It is youthful and approachable.

Alternative spellings for the name Madelyne:

  • Madeline 
  • Madalynn
  • Madelynn
  • Madalyne
  • Madaline
  • Madilynn
  • Madiline
  • Madilyne

Nicknames for the name Madelyne:

Popularity of the name Madelyne:

Madelyne has no records on the top 1,000 list of the Social Security Popularity Index. As of 2021, Madelyne is a top 7,000 option. It is number 6,987 for girls.

Related names for the name Madelyne:

Great middle names for Madelyne and their meanings:

  • Brianna (high, exalted, noble)
  • Louise (famous warrior)
  • Adele (noble, nobility)
  • Elizabeth (my God is an oath)
  • Jane (God is gracious)
  • Danielle (God is my judge)
  • Fiona (fair, pale)
  • Ruth (friend, friendship, compassionate friend)

Famous people with the name Madelyne:

Madelynes in popular culture:

  • Madelyne Pryor (character from Marvel Comics)