- a female given name, form of Margaret.
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Examples from the Web for madge
It is a bedtime story for adults, filled with first names only—Jack and Polly, Jane and Jean, Asa and Madge, Luke and Annie.This Week’s Hot Reads: March 30, 2012
April 2, 2012
Madge dropped her trainer, Tracy Anderson, amid claims of money woes and a dubious résumé.Madonna's Trainer Fights Back
October 21, 2009
Don't look so frightened, Madge; I'm not going to do any harm.
You don't know what it is, Madge, to have to fight that battle.
Take care of Madge, and make yourselves as comfortable as you can.
In examinations Madge gave no marks, at least not to the mass of us.The Harbor
“Come round me, then,” said Madge; and they formed a circle around her.
Word Origin and History for madge
pet form of fem. proper name Margaret.
MADGE. The private parts of a woman. ["Dictionary of Buckish Slang, University Wit, and Pickpocket Eloquence," London, 1811]
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