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Meaning of MADONNA

Pronunciation:  mu'dânu

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  United States pop singer and sex symbol during the 1980s (born in 1958)
  2. [n]  the mother of Jesus; Christians refer to her as the Virgin Mary; she is especially honored by Roman Catholics

MADONNA is a 7 letter word that starts with M.


 Synonyms: Madonna Louise Ciccone, Mary, The Virgin, Virgin Mary
 See Also: female parent, Jewess, mother, singer, vocaliser, vocalist, vocalizer



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Ma*don"na\, n. [It. madonna my lady. See {Dame},
{Donna}, and cf. {Madame}, {Monkey}.]
1. My lady; -- a term of address in Italian formerly used as
   the equivalent of Madame, but for which Signora is now
   substituted. Sometimes introduced into English. --Shak.

2. [pl. {Madonnas} (n[.a]z).] A picture of the Virgin Mary
   (usually with the babe).

         The Italian painters are noted for drawing the
         Madonnas by their own wives or mistresses. --Rymer.

Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Seeing the Madonna in your dream, symbolizes the mystical mother and the giver of life and beauty. It also means blessings.
Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: Dei Mater, Deipara, Holy Mary, Immaculate Conception, Mariolatry, Mariology, mater dolorosa, Mother of God, Notre Dame, Our Lady, Queen of Angels, Queen of Heaven, Regina Angelorum, Regina Coeli, Sancta Virgo Virginum, Stella Maris, the Blessed Virgin, the Sorrowful Mother, the Virgin, the Virgin Mary, the Virgin Mother, Theotokos, Virgin Most Glorious, Virgin Most Merciful, Virgin Most Powerful, Virgin Most Renowned, Virgin Most Venerable, Virgin Most Wise, Virgo Clemens, Virgo Gloriosa, Virgo Potens, Virgo Praedicanda, Virgo Sapientissima, Virgo Sponsa Dei, Virgo Veneranda