What does Madison mean?

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ˈmæd ə sənMadi·son

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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

    Etymology: Named after Madison Square Garden in New York.

  2. Madison(ProperNoun)

    The capital city of Wisconsin, USA.

    Etymology: Named after Madison Square Garden in New York.

  3. Madison(ProperNoun)

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

    Etymology: Named after Madison Square Garden in New York.

  4. 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.

    Etymology: Named after Madison Square Garden in New York.

  5. Madison(ProperNoun)

    An English matronymic surname from Middle English Madde + -son.

  6. Madison(ProperNoun)

    James Madison, a Founding Father and 4th President of the United States.

  7. Madison(ProperNoun)

    A locale in the United States; all named for James Madison unless otherwise indicated. The capital city of Wisconsin, United States and the county seat of Dane County. A city in Alabama. A city in Arkansas. A city, the county seat of Madison County, Florida. A city in Georgia. A city in Illinois. A city, the county seat of Jefferson County, Indiana. A city in Kansas. A city, the county seat of Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota; named for Madison, Wisconsin. A city in Mississippi. A city in Missouri. A city, the county seat of Madison County, Nebraska; named for its county, itself for James Madison. A city, the county seat of Lake County, South Dakota; named for Madison, Wisconsin. A city, the county seat of Boone County, West Virginia. A town in Connecticut. A town in Maine. A town in New Hampshire. A town in New York and a village within that town. A town in North Carolina. A town, the county seat of Madison County, Virginia; named for the landowning Madison family, of which James Madison is a descendant. A town in Wisconsin, adjacent to the city of Madison. A borough of New Jersey. A borough of Pennsylvania. A village in Ohio; named for either James Madison or Madison, Connecticut. A census-designated place in Yolo County, California; named for Madison, Wisconsin.

  8. Madison(ProperNoun)

    A river in Wyoming and Montana, United States; named for James Madison.

  9. Madison(ProperNoun)

    A male given name transferred from the surname.

  10. Madison(ProperNoun)

    A female given name transferred from the surname, popular since 1984 when it appeared as the name of a mermaid in the film Splash.


  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

Examples of Madison in a Sentence

  1. Alexander Zverev:

    I'm young, so I might as well stay on court and practise a little bit, it's the best, a five-set match. It is the first time Alexander Zverev has reached the quarter-finals of a Grand Slam and Alexander Zverev will face Austrian seventh seed Dominic Thiem, who beat Japan's Kei Nishikori 6-2 6-0 5-7 6-4. Nishikori took his only break point opportunity to claim the third set but Thiem, twice Roland Garros semi-finalist, regained control in the fourth. Former champion Novak Djokovic never looked in trouble as he booked a 12th quarter-final appearance in Paris with a 6-3 6-4 6-2 win over Spanish veteran Fernando Verdasco. French Open runner-up Madison Keys advanced to the last eight without dropping a set, defeating Romania's Mihaela Buzarnescu 6-1 6-4. Up next for Keys is Kazakh Yulia Putintseva, who upset 26th seed Czech Barbora Strycova 6-4 6-3. American Stephens sprinted past Estonian Anett Kontaveit 6-2 6-0 to set up a potential semi-final meeting with Keys, whom Anett Kontaveit beat in last year's U.S. Open final. Highlights from day eight( all times GMT :. Play was suspended due to fading light, with Russian Daria Kasatkina leading 7-6( 5) 3-3 against second-seeded Caroline Wozniacki. Zverev's days of living dangerously go on. Roland Garros ready for' legendary' match against Zverev in Paris. Djokovic tames Verdasco to reach last eight. Italian Cecchinato upsets Goffin to reach last eight. American Stephens and Keys on collision course after overcoming French Open hump. Alexander Zverev rocks on by living on the edge. Keys enjoys Sunday stroll into French quarters. Djokovic douses Verdasco fire, unhappy with courts. Impressive Thiem downs Nishikori to set up Alexander Zverev clash. Serena and Sharapova ready to sharpen the edge. Impressive Putintseva stuns Czech Barbora Strycova 6-4 6-3 to reach Paris quarters. Italian Marco Cecchinato, who had never won a Grand Slam match before this week, beat eighth-seeded Belgian David Goffin 7-5 4-6 6-0 6-3 to reach Grand Slam first major quarter-final. At world number 72, Marco Cecchinato becomes the lowest-ranked man to reach the last eight in Paris since Latvian Ernests Gulbis( ranked 80) in 2008. He will next face 2016 champion Novak Djokovic for a place in the final four.

  2. Phil Robertson:

    Ted Cruz loves God, he loves James Madison and he's a strict constitutionalist. You know what Ted Cruz understands, god raises these empires up. It is God who brings them down.

  3. Elyse Tirrell:

    She came to my house and was sobbing uncontrollably,’’ Madison recalled.

  4. Phil Robertson:

    Cruz trusts God. Cruz trusts James Madison. That's why I trust Cruz, you know what Iowa, that trumps Trump.

  5. Donald Trump:

    Madison, happy birthday, just listen to this man ; he's a powerful, powerful man. We love him.

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