What does Maxie mean?
Maxie /max-ie/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Maxie) is of Latin origin, and the name Maxie means "greatest". Maxie is an alternate spelling of Maxine (Latin): feminine of Max. Compare surname Maxa.
How popular is Maxie?
Maxie is a very prominent first name for women (#1640 out of 4276, Top 38%) and also a very prominent last name for all people (#10740 out of 150436, Top 7%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Maxie for girls. Maxie reached its top position of #766 in the U.S. in the 1890s, but is not listed currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a charted analysis of the usage of Maxie and affiliated names. The only other popular alternative form of Maxie appearing in the Top 1000 is Maxine. These girl names reached the apex of their popularity during the years 1910-1919 (usage of 0.5645%) and are now much less popular, with the versions Maxie and Maxine becoming less fashionable. (2014 Birth Statistics)