What does Maksim mean?
Maksim [mak-sim] as a boys' name is of Latin derivation, and the name Maksim means "greatest". Maksim is an alternate spelling of Maximilian (Latin). Maksim is also a form of Maximus (Latin): Roman family name derived from maximus.
Associated with: greatest.
(male) Macsim, Malsim, ..
(female) Makie, Makmia, .. Middle name pairings:
Maksim Nicolai (M.N.), ..
How popular is Maksim?
Maksim is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a somewhat prominent last name for all people (#114166 out of 150436, Top 76%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Maksim entered the list in 2007 and reached its apex rank of #967 in the U.S. in the year 2011, and is at #1178 currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Popular variation forms of Maksim (#1178 from current records) ranked in the Top 2000 are Massimo (#1370 from current records), Maxie, Maxim (#779), Maximilian (#437), Maximo (#854) and Maximus (#197). Other forms, like Maksym, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Maksim was well-received among parents less than a decade ago (adoption of 0.2%) and has remained as conventional to this day (adoption 0.2%, ▲0.1%). Maxim, Maximilian, Maximo and Maximus are four of the more trendy boy names here.
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