Meaning:Gift of God
Mads is a boy's given name of Scandinavian origin. It is a diminutive of the Hebrew name Matthew meaning "gift of God." Danish actor Mads Mikkelsen has certainly turned the Hollywood spotlights on this unusual boy's name. As standout, one-of-a-kind titles go, it would be Mads not to consider this Scandinavian gem for your precious baby boy!

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