Meaning of Max
and the Origins of this baby name
The name Max has the following meaning:
The greatest person.
It is a male name, suitable for baby boys.
As a baby boy name, Max is currently a popular baby name, with a recent overall USA popularity ranking of 164 out of 1000 (source: 2000s U.S. Census).
In 2009, the name Max rose in popularity, moving up the USA Top 1000 charts in Year 2009, by 22 places. For the Year 2009, it ranked 104 in the Top 1000 charts.
The following chart shows the popularity of the name Max in the USA, over the past 100 years.
The name Max is a variant of Maximilian
. Other popular variants of the name Maximilian are: Macimilian
We think the name Max should fall under the following style category: Traditional
See other Traditional boy names
Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Max to be: Well-liked and loyal chap
In one word, you might describe Max as a(n) "loyal
See other "loyal" names for boys