Given Name MAXIMUS

GENDER: Masculine

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 FORM: Maxima
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Maksim, 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