What does Max mean?
Affiliated boy name: Maximus.
Max has 1 feminine form: Maxine.Creative forms:
(male) Mago, Mamax, ..
(female) Main, Mamy, .. Middle name pairings:
Max Carsten (M.C.), ..
How popular is Max?
Max is a very popular first name for men (#255 out of 1220, Top 21%) and also a very popular surname for both adults and children (#10037 out of 150436, Top 7%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name history of Max for boys. Max reached its apex position of #96 in the U.S. in the year 2011, and is at #118 presently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Shown below is an analysis of the history of Max and related names. Maxwell (#113 from recent data), Maximus (#197), Maximilian (#437), Mack (#661), Maxim (#779), Maximo (#854), Mac (#1096), Maxx (#1146), Maxie and Maxson are the prominent alternative forms of Max (#118 from recent data). These relations of Max were favored as birth names in 2014 (average #863) and have remained as popular to this day (#854, ▼2.3%), but with the version Mack becoming somewhat dated. Max has been the most popular choice, though Maxwell is now the most fashionable.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Bax, Dax▲, Jax▲, Man, Mar, Marx and Mat▼. These names tend to be less frequently used than Max.