English and French diminutive of Matilda, German

Maudie Origin and Meaning

The name Maudie is a girl's name meaning "battle-mighty".

If Maude isn't vintage enough for you, you may try Maudie, an antique nickname for Matilda last popular at the turn of the 20th century.

Actress Maude Apatow introduced her name to a new generation and bolstered the rise of Maude and Maud. Maudie is hot on their heels — it could be the next Maddie.

# 991 in the US

Maudie Rank in US Top 1000

Famous People Named Maudie

  • Maudie PrickettAmerican actress
  • Elizabeth Maud "Maudie" EdwardsWelsh actress
  • Maudie DunhamEnglish actress
  • (Maudie) Joan LittlewoodEnglish film director
  • Maudie Cecilia Acklin Hopkinslast surviving U.S. Civil War widow

Maudie in Pop Culture

  • Miss Maudie Atkinsonlikable neighbor lady in Harper Lee's "To Kill a Mockingbird"
  • Maude Worthington Benevolence "Maudie" Masonmain character in the Maudie series by Graeme and Sarah Lorimer
  • Maudie Littlehamptoncharacter in cartoons by Osbert Lancaster
  • "Maudie" 2016 film about Canadian artist Maud Lewis
  • Maudie Millercharacter in the Netflix TV series "Inbestigators"