The name Madeleine is a girl's name of French origin meaning "woman from Magdala or high tower". Madeleine is ranked #376 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Yupster Baby Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".
From the experts:
Madeleine is the French spelling preferred by parents who like to put the proper point on things, though the one used by the little girl who lives in the old house in Paris all covered in vines is Madeline.
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