Definition of Mädchen in English:

Mädchen

(also Madchen)

noun

  • In Germany and other German-speaking areas: a girl.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Charlotte Yonge (1823–1901), novelist. From German Mädchen from Magd + -chen.

Pronunciation

Mädchen

/ˈmeɪdhjən//ˈmeɪdʃən/