Maxim: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Maxim

The Russian equivalent of the Latin Maximus, meaning “the greatest.” You can expand the truth a little bit and tell your Maxim it means “the greatest sleeper and healthiest eater” … or, you know, whatever fits your parental agenda.

Nicknames:

Max, Maxie.

Famous people named Maxim:

Writer Maxim Gorky; musician Maxim "Max" Bemis.

Fun facts:

Maxim is also the name of a popular and long-running men's magazine.

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