MAGDALENA
GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Магдалена (Bulgarian, Macedonian, Serbian)
PRONOUNCED: mahg-dah-LE-nah (Polish), mahk-dah-LE-nah (German), MAHG-dah-le-nah (Finnish), mag-da-LAY-na (English)   [key]
Meaning & History
Latinate form of MAGDALENE
Related Names
VARIANTS: Magdalene (German), Madelon (Dutch), Madeleine (Swedish), Magali (Occitan), Magdalina (Bulgarian), Mădălina (Romanian), Matleena (Finnish), Madeleine, Madeline, Magdalen, Magdalene (English)
DIMINUTIVES: Lena, Magda (Polish), Alena, Lena, Lene, Leni, Magda (German), Magda (Dutch), Lena, Magda, Malena, Malin (Swedish), Lena, Magda, Malin (Norwegian), Malena (Spanish), Alena, Alenka, Majda (Slovene), Alena, Magda (Czech), Magda, Majda, Manda, Mandica (Croatian), Manda (Serbian), Magda (Romanian), Leena (Finnish), Lena (English)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Shelena (African American), Maialen (Basque), Magdalene (Biblical), Magdalene (Biblical Greek), Magdalene (Biblical Latin), Magdalene, Magdalone, Lene, Lone, Magda, Malene (Danish), Madeleine, Magali, Madeline, Magalie (French), Magdaléna, Magdolna, Duci (Hungarian), Madailéin (Irish), Maddalena, Lena (Italian), Madalena, Magda (Portuguese), Magdaléna, Alena, Lenka (Slovak)
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