Mads

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Medieval contraction of Mathias and Lua error in Module:parameters at line 41: The parameter "lang" does not exist.. Cognate with Swedish and Norwegian Mats, and with English Matthew.

Proper noun[edit]

Mads

  1. A male given name.

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • [1] Danskernes Navne, based on CPR data: 31 026 males with the given name Mads have been registered in Denmark between about 1890 (=the population alive in 1967) and January 2005, with the frequency peak in the 1990s. Accessed on 19 June 2011.

Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Danish spelling variant of Mats.

Proper noun[edit]

Mads

  1. A male given name.