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Meaning & History

Roman family name which was derived from Latin maximus "greatest". Saint Maximus was a monk and theologian from Constantinople in the 7th century.
Feminine FormMaxima
Other Languages & CulturesMaksim, Maxim Belarusian Maxime French Massimo Italian Maksim Macedonian Maksym Polish Maksim, Maxim, Maks, Max Russian Máximo Spanish Maksim, Maksym, Maxim Ukrainian Macsen, Maxen Welsh


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Entry updated May 19, 2007   Contribute