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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Almudena mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Almudena

"Almudena" is a name of Spanish origin, and it means "The City (of Madrid)". It's a name commonly given to girls.


Shortened from Nuestra Señora de la Almudena (“Our Lady of the Almudena”), a Roman Catholic epithet of the Virgin Mary, from the place name Almudena (“citadel”), from Arabic اَلْمُدَيِّنَة, a diminutive of the word مَدِينَة (madīna, “town”).

  1. A female given name.

Notable Persons Named Almudena

Almudena Cid is a gymnast. Almudena was born on June 15th, 1980 in Vitoria-Gasteiz.


Almudena was born on January 1st, 1977 in Benavente, Zamora, Spain.


Almudena was born on November 4th, 1968 in Valencia.


Almudena Mogio is an athlete for the Extremadura Femenino CF.


Fun Facts about the name Almudena

  • How Popular is the name Almudena? Almudena is the 67,696th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Almudena have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 15 babies born with the first name Almudena in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Almudena? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2005 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Almudena first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Almudena is Thursday, December 12th, 1895.
  • What year had the most people named Almudena born? The highest recorded use of the first name Almudena was in 2005 with a total of 5 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Almudena: Your name in reverse order is Anedumla. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Dealnamu. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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