What does Maximilian mean?
Maximilian [max-i-m-il-ian] as a boys' 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 27 variants: Mac, Mack▼, Maks, Maksim, Maksym, Maksymilian, Massimiliano, Massimo, Max▲, Maxemilian, Maxemilion, Maxey, Maxie, Maxim▲, Maxime, Maximilian▲, Maximiliano▲, Maximilianus, Maximilien, Maximillian, Maximino, Maximo▲, Maximos, Maximus▲, Maxy, Maxymilian and Maxymillian.
Maximilian has 1 feminine form: Massima.Creative forms:
(male) Maximillan, ..
(female) Maximilma, .. Middle name pairings:
Maximilian Legend (M.L.), ..
How popular is Maximilian?
Maximilian is an uncommonly occurring first name for males. Maximilian is an uncommon last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Maximilian for boys. Maximilian was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its highest rank of #429 in the U.S. in the year 2013, and is at #437 currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Popular varying forms of Maximilian (#437 the previous year) are Max (#118 the previous year), Maximus (#197), Maximiliano (#302), Mack (#661), Maxim (#779), Maximo (#854), Mac (#1096), Maksim (#1178), Massimo (#1370), Maximillian (#1584), Maxie and Maximos. These forms of Maximilian reached the apex of their popularity in the year 2011 (average #988) and have remained as common to this day (#967, 1% more usage), but with the version Mack going out of style. The more fashionable birth names in this compilation are Maximiliano, Maximus, Maximilian, Maximo, Maxim and Max.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Cailean, Campian, Cillian, Daivian, Damian▲, Daymian, Eilian, Emilian, Emilyan (see Emil), Filian, Gilian, Gillian, Kilian, Killian▲, Macklin, Mahican (see Mohegan), Maimon, Mainchin, Maitland, Malin, Mallin, Marcelin, Marcellin, Mariland (see Maryland), Marilland (see Maryland), Marlan, Marlin▼, Marlinn (see Marlon), Marmion, Marmionn (see Marmion), Marriland (see Maryland), Martinien (see Martin), Maslin, Masslin, Mathian, Midian and Milan▲. These names tend to be more frequently used than Maximilian.See names in meaning and etymology.