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Gender: M Meaning of Madden: "little dog" Origin of Madden: Irish Madden's Popularity in 2016: #673

Madden is an Irish surname relative of Madigan rising through the charts thanks to its trendy two-syllable, -en ending sound along with its appeal to Madden Football video game-playing dads. John Madden is a former pro football player who went on to coach the Oakland Raiders and become a popular NFL commentator. Madden is also the surname of groovy Nicole Richie baby daddy Joel Madden. Hundreds of little boys were named Madden in 2016, most of them by their fathers.

Famous People Named Madden

Madden, stage name of Marius Njølstad, Norwegian singer-songwriter
Joel and Benji Madden, twin brothers of the band Good Charlotte
John Madden, former professional football player turned coach and commentator
Steve Madden, footwear designer

Pop Culture References for the name Madden

Madden, football video game named for John Madden
Dr. Madden, character in the musical "Next to Normal"