Magdalena: baby girl name meaning and popularity


Meaning "from Magdala" and in reference to the Biblical Mary Magdalene. But no matter how holy you feel naming your daughter Magdalena may make her, she'll still do things like pick her nose.


Mag, Maggie, Madga, Alena, Lena.

Famous people named Magdalena:

Painter Magdalena Carmen Frieda Kahlo (a.k.a. Frida Kahlo); models Magdalena Jasek and Magdalena Frackowiak; runner Magdalena Lewy-Boulet.

Fun fact:

There are more than ten songs with "Magdalena"in the title, by various artists including Lenny Kravitz, Brandon Flowers, and the Monkees.

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