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Gender Masculine
Usage Welsh
Pronounced Pron. MAK-sehn
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Meaning & History

Welsh form of MAXIMUS. Magnus Maximus (known as Macsen in Welsh) was a 4th-century co-ruler of the Western Roman Empire. In Wales he was regarded as the founder of several royal lineages. He appears in the Mabinogion, a collection of tales from Welsh myth.
VariantMaxen
Other Languages & CulturesMaximus(Ancient Roman) Maksim, Maxim(Belarusian) Maxim, Max(Czech) Maxime(French) Massimo(Italian) Maksim(Macedonian) Maksym(Polish) Maksim, Maxim, Maks, Max(Russian) Máximo(Spanish) Maksim, Maksym, Maxim, Maks(Ukrainian)
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