Name Madeleine - Meaning and origin

Origin of first name:

Elders, French, Hebrews

Meaning of the name:

From Hebrew Magdala, name of a village in Palestine.
This name often refers to the sinner also called Mary Magdalene. For gourmands, it is to Madeleine Paulmier that we owe the famous cake so dear to Proust.


The actresses Madeleine Robinson and Madeleine Renaud, the singer Madeleine Peyroux, the Princess Madeleine of Sweden, the writer Madeleine Chapsal, the American diplomat Madeleine Albright ...
This is the name of the daughter of actress Isabelle Carré.

Madeleine has for holy patron Mary Magdalene. Sister of Lazarus and Martha, Mary Magdalene is the repentant prostitute and faithful follower of Christ, the first to see him after his resurrection, in the Gospel of Luke.

His character :

Relaxed, but nevertheless conscientious, Madeleine is fascinating! Endowed with a foolproof self-control, she manages the most critical situations. Realistic and objective, Madeleine does not count on a little help from fate to succeed. She knows that you have to work hard to be able to secure your future. From an early age, she stands out by her maturity. Slightly introverted, it's hard to know what's going on in her head. She is independent, strong and always ready to bounce back to make a fresh start!


Maddie, Madeline, Magdalena, Maggy, Madelon, Mady ...

His party :

His birthday: July 22nd.

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