Madalena

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese Madalena, after the town of Magdala, from Hebrew מגדל(migdál, tower).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /mɐðɐˈlenɐ/
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Proper noun[edit]

Madalena f

  1. Mary Magdalene (biblical figure)
    Synonyms: Maria, Maria Madalena, Santa Maria
  2. A female given name from Hebrew.
  3. A village and municipality of the Azores, Portugal.

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