Maximilian: baby boy name meaning and popularity


Derived from the Roman name Maximilianus, meaning “greatest.” In this case, the “greatest” thing is that somebody ditched the “anus” suffix.


Max, Maxim.

Famous people named Maximilian:

Actors Max Irons and Maximilian Schell; Polish Holocaust martyr Saint Maximilian Kolbe.

Fun fact:

Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony chose the name Maximilian for their son.

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