What does Madison mean?

Definitions for Madisonˈmæd ə sən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Madison, James Madison, President Madison(noun)

    4th President of the United States; member of the Continental Congress and rapporteur at the Constitutional Convention in 1776; helped frame the Bill of Rights (1751-1836)

  2. Madison, capital of Wisconsin(noun)

    capital of the state of Wisconsin; located in the southern part of state; site of the main branch of the University of Wisconsin


  1. Madison(Noun)

    A form of line dance

  2. Madison(ProperNoun)

    The capital city of Wisconsin, USA.

  3. Madison(ProperNoun)

    , transferred from the surname.

  4. Madison(ProperNoun)

    popular since 1984 when it appeared as the name of a mermaid in the film Splash.

  5. madison(Noun)

    A two-man track cycling event in which partners take turns to race round the track a number of times, and then must exchange places with a partner by means of a hand sling.

  6. Origin: Named after Madison Square Garden in New York.


  1. Madison

    Madison is the capital of the U.S. state of Wisconsin and the county seat of Dane County. As of July 1, 2012, Madison had an estimated population of 240,323, making it the second largest city in Wisconsin, after Milwaukee, and the 81st largest in the United States. The city forms the core of the United States Census Bureau's Madison Metropolitan Statistical Area, which includes all of Dane County and neighboring Iowa and Columbia counties. The Madison Metropolitan Statistical Area had a 2010 population of 568,593.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Madison in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Madison in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Craig Robins:

    It's going to put it up there with Madison Avenue and Rodeo Drive.

  2. Jim Palmer:

    I think it's very clear that Madison, Wisconsin, is not Ferguson, Missouri.

  3. Billy Madison:

    Principal Mr. Madison, what you've just said is one of the most insanely idiotic things I have ever heard. At no point in your rambling, incoherent response were you even close to anything that could be considered a rational thought. Everyone in this room is now dumber for having listened to it. I award you no points, and may God have mercy on your soul.

  4. John Fitzgerald Kennedy:

    To exclude from positions of trust and command all those below the age of 44 would have kept Jefferson from writing the Declaration of Independence, Washington from commanding the Continental Army, Madison from fathering the Constitution, Hamilton from serving as secretary of the treasury, Clay from being elected speaker of the House and Christopher Columbus from discovering America.

  5. Marta Karolyi:

    Madison Kocian and Ashton Locklear haven't picked Madison Kocian and Ashton Locklear team, Madison Kocian and Ashton Locklear always have in Madison Kocian and Ashton Locklear minds the ideal composition but Madison Kocian and Ashton Locklear have never picked the team before this competition, this competition is extremely important. They need to prove themselves, they need to show they are able to handle the stress and routines are very consistent.

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