Gender Masculine
Scripts Макс(Russian)
Pronounced Pron. MAKS(German, English, Czech, Russian, Catalan)
MAHKS(Dutch)
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Meaning & History

Short form of Maximilian (or sometimes of Maxwell in English). It is also an alternate transcription of Russian Макс (see Maks).

Related Names

VariantsMaxi(German) Milian(Swedish) Milian(Norwegian) Maks(Russian)
Feminine FormsMaximiliane(German) Maxine, Maxene(English)
Other Languages & CulturesMaximilianus, Maximus(Ancient Roman) Maksim, Maxim(Belarusian) Maksimilijan(Croatian) Maxime, Maximilien(French) Miksa(Hungarian) Massimiliano, Massimo(Italian) Maksim(Macedonian) Maksym, Maksymilian(Polish) Maximiliano(Portuguese) Maximilián(Slovak) Maksimilijan(Slovene) Maximiliano, Máximo, Maxi(Spanish) Maksim, Maksym, Maxim, Maks(Ukrainian) Macsen, Maxen(Welsh)
User SubmissionMäx

Popularity

People think this name is

youthful   informal   strong   strange   simple  

Name Days

Finland: November 18
Sweden: February 1

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Entry updated April 25, 2021