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Ma·don·na

 (mə-dŏn′ə)
n.
1. The Virgin Mary, especially as depicted in art.
2. An image or figure of the Virgin Mary.
3. Obsolete Used as a form of polite address for a woman, especially in an Italian-speaking area.

[Italian, from Old Italian : ma- (variant of mia, my, from Latin mea; see Madame) + donna, lady (from Latin domina; see Madame).]

Madonna

(məˈdɒnə)
n
1. (Ecclesiastical Terms) chiefly RC Church a designation of the Virgin Mary
2. (Ecclesiastical Terms) (sometimes not capital) a picture or statue of the Virgin Mary
[C16: Italian, from ma my + donna lady]

Madonna

(məˈdɒnə)
n
(Biography) full name Madonna Louise Veronica Ciccone. born 1958, US rock singer and film actress. Her records include Like a Virgin (1985), Like a Prayer (1989), Ray of Light (1998), Music (2000), and MDNA (2012). Her films include Desperately Seeking Susan (1985) and Evita (1996)

Ma•don•na

(məˈdɒn ə)

n.
1. the Virgin Mary.
2. a picture or statue representing the Virgin Mary.
3. (l.c.) Archaic. an Italian title of formal address to a woman.
[1575–85; < Italian: my lady]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Madonna - the mother of JesusMadonna - the mother of Jesus; Christians refer to her as the Virgin Mary; she is especially honored by Roman Catholics
2.Madonna - United States pop singer and sex symbol during the 1980s (born in 1958)
Translations
السيِّدَه العَذْراء
madona
Jomfru MariaMadonna
Madonna
madonna, María mey
Madona
madonna
Madona
Meryem Ana

Madonna

[məˈdɒnə] NVirgen f

Madonna

[məˈdɒnə] n (RELIGION)Madone f

Madonna

nMadonna f; (= picture)Madonnenbild nt, → Madonna f; (= statue also)Madonnenfigur f

Madonna

(məˈdonə) noun
(with the) the Virgin Mary, mother of Christ, especially as shown in works of art. a painting of the Madonna and Child.