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What does Max mean?

Max \max\ as a girls' name (also used more widely as boys' name Max). Max's name origin is Latin, and Max means "greatest". Max is a variant of Maxine (Latin): feminine of Max. Seldom used as a name for children.


Max has 11 alternative forms via Maxine: Massima, Maxeen, Maxena, Maxence, Maxene, Maxi, Maxie, Maxime, Maximina, Maxina and Maxy.

Max has 1 masculine form: Maks.


Max is an uncommon given name for women but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#11823 out of 88799, Top 13%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of Max and affiliated names. Popular alternative forms of Max (#unlisted) are Maxie and Maxine. Adoption of these girl names reached its most widespread during the years 1910-1919 and has become significantly less since, with the forms Maxie and Maxine becoming less stylish. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Maxie, Maxine in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Max and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended similar baby names are Mab, Maci, Macy, Mae, Mag, Mai, Maj, Maja, Maji, Mal, Mat, May and Meg. These names tend to be more frequently used than Max.