Madoc - boys name

Madoc name popularity, meaning and origin

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Madoc name meaning:

The name Madoc is of Welsh origin and has an intriguing history and meaning. Madoc is derived from the Welsh words "mad" meaning "fortunate" or "blessed," and "awc" meaning "awe" or "fear." Therefore, the name Madoc can be interpreted as "fortunate awe" or "blessed with awe."

Historically, Madoc was associated with a legendary figure named Prince Madoc, who was said to have discovered America in the 12th century, long before Christopher Columbus. This mythological tale adds a sense of adventure and exploration to the name Madoc, further emphasizing its unique and captivating nature.

Parents who choose the name Madoc for their son may be drawn to its rich Welsh heritage, its meaning of good fortune and awe, or its connection to exploration and discovery. The name exudes a sense of mystery and strength, making it an attractive choice for those seeking a distinctive and meaningful name for their child.

Origin: Welsh

Fortunate, beneficent.

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Overall UK ranking: 4789 out of 4789

3 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Madoc

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