• Gender: Female
  • Origin: Latin
  • Meaning: Watchtower, Watchful

What is the meaning of the name Magdalene?

The name Magdalene is primarily a female name of Latin origin that means Watchtower, Watchful.

A place name used as a surname for people from the village of Magdala on the Sea of Galilee.

In the Bible, Mary Magdelene is a follower of Christ. Some believe Mary Magdelene to be the 13th apostle or the wife of Christ.

People who like the name Magdalene also like:

Genevieve, Rosalie, Evangeline, Lillian, Vivienne, Violet, Charlotte, Simon, Liam, Henry, Oliver, Isaac, Gabriel, Theodore

Names like Magdalene:

Magdalen, Magdalena

Stats for the Name Magdalene

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Potential drawbacks of using the name Magdalene:

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1. Potential mispronunciation or misspelling due to its uncommon nature.
2. Possible association with religious connotations, which may not align with the family's beliefs or values.
3. Potential for teasing or bullying due to the name's historical associations or cultural references.
4. Difficulty in finding personalized items such as keychains, mugs, or license plates with the name Magdalene.
5. Potential confusion or misunderstanding when introducing oneself, as some people may not be familiar with the name and could mistake it for a different name altogether.

Songs about Magdalene

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Mary Magdalene - Patty Larkin