What does Maxine mean?
Associated with: greatest.
Affiliated girl name: Jaxine.Creative forms:
(female) Maine, Manine, ..
(male) Maxe, .. Middle name pairings:
Maxine Abygail (M.A.), ..
How popular is Maxine?
Maxine is a very popular first name for women (#254 out of 4276, Top 6%) but a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Maxine reached its peak position of #84 in the U.S. during the years 1920-1929, and is currently at #1108. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Maxie and Maxene are the prominent alternative forms of Maxine (#1108 in recent rankings) rated in the Top 2000. Adoption of these relations of Maxine was at its highest a century ago (average #903) and is now much less (#1702, down 95.8%), with the version Maxine falling out of fashion.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Carine, Daline, Davine, Faline, Jacine, Jadine, Jaine, Jaline, Janine▼, Karine, Laine, Larine, Lexine, Macie▲, Macon, Madina, Mahina, Maime, Maire, Makena, Malina, Malinde, Mamie▼, Marcine, Mariane, Marice, Marie▼, Marike, Marin, Marina▼, Marine, Marinn, Marise, Marline, Marne, Martine, Masina, Mason, Massina, Maurine▼, Mavina, Maxima, Mazie▼, Mazine, Meline, Morine, Nadine▼, Nanine, Narine, Paine, Raine, Rasine, Rexine, Roxine, Sabine, Sarine and Savine. These names tend to be less commonly used than Maxine.See names in meaning and etymology.