Meaning:woman from Magdala; mighty in battle
Maude is a feminine name with French, Old German, and Hebrew origins. Popular during the late 19th and early 20th centuries, this name has a vintage feel to help baby embrace their old soul. Coming from the name Madeleine, it translates to “woman from Magdala,” referring to the Biblical figure Mary Magdelene who witnessed Jesus’s resurrection. Maude also acts as a variant of Mathilda, which means “mighty in battle.” Whether you want baby to celebrate your faith or build up their strength, the name Maude is sure to give them plenty of inspiration.
Famous People Named Maude
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- MaudeQueen Edith and King Henry I
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