Meaning and name origin
Maximilian \max(i)-mi-lian\ as a boy's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Maximilian is "greatest". The name of three Roman emperors and various saints. The name is popular in Germany. Actor Maximilian Schell.
Maximilian▲ has 26 variant forms: Mac▼, Mack▼, Maks, Maksim, Maksym, Maksymilian, Massimiliano, Massimo, Max▲, Maxey, Maxemilian, Maxemilion, Maxie▼, Maxim▲, Maxime, Maximilian▲, Maximiliano▲, Maximilianus, Maximilien, Maximillian▼, Maximino▼, Maximo, Maximos, Maxy, Maxymilian and Maxymillian.
There is 1 feminine form of Maximilian: Massima.
Maximilian is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Maximilian for boys. Maximilian reached its highest rank of #429 in the U.S. in 2013. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Maximilian and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Max (#112), Maximiliano (#344), Maximilian (#445), Maxim (#716), Mack (#803), Maximo (#921), Maximino, Maximillian, Maxie, Maksim, Massimo and Mac. (2014 statistics).