Madison

biographical name (1)
Mad·​i·​son | \ ˈma-də-sən How to pronounce Madison (audio) \

Definition of Madison

 (Entry 1 of 3)

Dolley 1768–1849 née (Dorothea) Payne; wife of James Madison American socialite

Madison

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Definition of Madison (Entry 2 of 3)

James 1751–1836 4th president of the U.S. (1809–17)

Madison

geographical name
Mad·​i·​son | \ ˈma-də-sən How to pronounce Madison (audio) \

Definition of Madison (Entry 3 of 3)

1 river 180 miles (290 kilometers) long in southwestern Montana — see three forks
2 city in northern Alabama west of Huntsville population 42,938
3 city in southern Wisconsin population 233,209

Note: Madison is the capital of Wisconsin and site of the main campus of the University of Wisconsin.

Other Words from Madison

Biographical name (2)

Madisonian \ ˌma-​də-​ˈsō-​nē-​ən How to pronounce Madison (audio) , -​nyən \ adjective

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“Madison.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Madison. Accessed 18 May. 2022.

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