Danish variation of Matthew"gift of God"
Mads Origin and Meaning
The name Mads is boy's name of Danish origin meaning "gift of God".
Mads is a perennial favorite in Germany, the Nordic countries, and the Netherlands, where it is usually to be found in the Top 50. Just remember the D is not pronounced. Famous bearers include Danish actor Mads Mikkelsen, the villain of the Bond film "Casino Royale".
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Famous People Named Mads
- Mads Dittmann MikkelsenDanish actor
- Mads LangerDanish singer
Mads in Pop Culture
- Mads Nielsencharacter in the Netflix series "Dark"