‘Myriam of Magdala’ was indeed given a false identity. Every woman must listen to this and be encouraged. You will learn enduring false interpretations of the word and an attempt to marginalize women.
Remember, Peter and John ran to the tomb after Jesus resurrected; but, He did not reveal Himself to them. So they departed back to the upper room. Jesus chose Mary Magdalene as the first witness of His resurrection. It was clearly very deliberate.