Maddison

Maddison - A very unique female name



  Nov 22,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Maddison, meaning son of Maud, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1986 on position #3774. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Maddison and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Maddison? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Maddison. The baby girl name Maddison was given to 888 baby girls in 2012, ranking #343 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,591 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Maddison peaked in popularity 8 years ago in 2009 on position 279.



Famous with this name

Eric Maddison
Robbie Maddison
Maddison Brown


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Maddison is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Maddison is currently topping the baby name charts in Vermont at position #48 - and is the least popular in New Jersey at position #868.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Maddison is where you live.


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Maddison origin and meaning

Maddison is a 8 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means son of Maud. To see famous people named Maddison, pop culture references for the name Maddison and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Maddison

We've found the following names that sound similar to Maddison, sorted by popularity.

Madison / Madisyn / Madyson / Madisen / Madysen / Mattison / Madisson / Maddisyn / Maddyson / Madigan /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012343
2011320
2010290
2009279
2008327
2007373
2006406
2005439
2004515
2003506
2002502
2001476
2000431
1999466
1998456
1997496
1996537
1995607
1994803
19931133
19921147
19911529
19901970
19892297
19882430
19873375
19863774

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Vermont48
Alaska118
New Hampshire148
New Mexico150
Maine158
Montana159
South Carolina187
Arkansas192
Alabama207
Mississippi214
West Virginia225
Kentucky241
Washington251
Kansas260
Oklahoma263
Michigan264
Idaho269
Pennsylvania285
Nebraska286
Texas304
Oregon310
North Carolina313
Louisiana317
Iowa330
Colorado336
Nevada340
Utah342
Florida353
Maryland361
Missouri370
Ohio386
Tennessee390
Georgia414
Connecticut426
Indiana436
New York447
Illinois477
Arizona480
Virginia481
Wisconsin491
California519
Minnesota606
Massachusetts652
New Jersey868

Even more about Maddison


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Maddison a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Maddison?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2009
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Maddison
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 1,591
Letter count 8
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1986
2012 births +888

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