What does Mack mean?
Mack [mack] as a name for boys is a Gaelic and Latin name, and the meaning of Mack is "son of; greatest". Mack is an alternate form of Mac (Gaelic). Mack is also a variation of Maximilian (Latin). Mack is also used as a derivative of Maximus (Latin). See also Maxwell.
(male) Manck, Mock, ..
(female) Macki, Make, .. Middle name pairings:
Mack Jelani (M.J.), ..
How popular is Mack?
Mack is a very popular first name for men (#415 out of 1220, Top 34%) and also a very popular last name for all people (#441 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Mack reached its peak rank of #119 in the U.S. during 1890-1899, and is currently at #661. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Mac (#1096 from recent data), Mackie, Macklin (#1728), Max (#118), Maxie, Maxim (#779), Maximilian (#437), Maximus (#197) and Maxwell (#113) are the popular alternative forms of Mack (#661 from recent data). Adoption of these forms of Mack was at its peak in 2014 (adoption of 0.6%) and has remained as widespread to this day (adoption 0.6%, ▼1%), but with the form Mack becoming less stylish. Max has historically been the top pick of parents, though Maxwell is now higher in the list.
Mack▼ is pronounced similarly to Maik, Mc-, Mick, Mike▼ and Myke. Other suggested similar names are Beck, Black, Buck▼, Dack, Dick▼, Heck, Jack, Jock, Lock, Luck, Mace, Maceo, Macey, Macon, Macy, Madock, Mads, Malak, Malek, Malik▼, Malki, Man, Mann, Mano, Mar, Mar-, Marc▼, March, Marco, Marek, Marik, Mark▼, Marko, Maro, Marq, Marr, Mars, Mart, Marx, Mat▼, Mata, Mats, Matt▼, Matz, Maxx, Mayo, Mays, Micky, Nick▼, Rick▼, Rock, Tuck, Vick, Wick, Wyck and Zack. These names tend to be less commonly used than Mack.See names in meaning and etymology.