What does Maksim mean?
Maksim /mak-sim/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Latin derivation, and the name Maksim means "greatest". Maksim is an alternate spelling of Maximilian (Latin) with the prefix Mak-. Maksim is also a form of Maximus (Latin): Roman family name derived from maximus.
Maksim has 21 more related forms via Maximilian, Maximus: Mac▼, Mack▼, Maks, Maksymilian, Massimiliano, Massimo, Max▲, Maxemilian, Maxemilion, Maxey, Maxie▼, Maximiliano▲, Maximilianus, Maximilien, Maximillian▼, Maximino▼, Maximo, Maximos, Maxy, Maxymilian and Maxymillian.Kreatif forms: Maksimma, Maksimmo, Masim. [more]
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)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Maksim for boys. Maksim entered the list in 2011 and reached its apex rank of #967 in the U.S. then, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Shown below is a comparison of the usage of the boy name Maksim and corresponding names. Popular variation forms of Maksim ranked in the Top 1000 are Mac, Mack (#803 the previous year), Max (#112), Maxie, Maxim (#716), Maximilian (#445), Maximiliano (#344), Maximillian, Maximino, Maximo (#921) and Maximus (#192). Forms like Maksymilian are uncommon. Adoption of these boy names reached its peak in 2013 (usage of 0.2938%) and has remained as widespread to this day (usage 0.2889%, ▼1.6%), but with the forms Mac, Mack, Maxie, Maximillian and Maximino becoming somewhat dated. The more fashionable boy names here are Max (#112), Maxim (#716), Maximilian (#445), Maximiliano (#344) and Maximus (#192), and there is a resurgence in baby name usage for Max. (2014 Birth Statistics)