What does Maxine mean?
Associated with: greatest.
Affiliated girl name: Jaxine.Creative forms:
(female) Maine, Manine, ..
(male) Maxe, Maxinemo, .. 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)
Shown below is the baby name statistics of Maxine for girls. 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. Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of Maxine and related 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.