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Meaning and Name Origin

Maxine \max(i)-ne\ as a girls' name is pronounced mak-SEEN. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Maxine is "greatest". Feminine of Max.


Variations

Maxine has 12 variants: Massima, Max, Maxeen, Maxena, Maxence, Maxene, Maxi, Maxie, Maxime, Maximina, Maxina and Maxy.

For more on this name, see also the related girl name Jaxine.


Popularity

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)

Shown below is the baby name popularity of Maxine for girls. Maxine entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its peak position of #82 in the U.S. during the years 1920-1929, but is not listed currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Maxine name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Maxine outside U.S.

Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of Maxine and related names. Maxie is the only other prominent alternative form of Maxine. Adoption of these girl names was at its highest during the years 1910-1919 and is now much less, with the versions Maxine and Maxie becoming less fashionable. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)

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

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


Similar Names

Recommended similar baby names are Marine, Masina, Maxima and Mazine. These names tend to be less commonly used than Maxine.

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