Other Origin(s):Latin
Maxim is a masculine name with Swiss, Roman, and Latin connections to make baby feel like the best of the best. Due to the Roman Empire annexing Switzerland in 15 BCE, you’ll find that a lot of Swiss names have plenty of Latin and Roman influence to this day. Coming from the Latin word _maximus_, it translates to “greatest,” and is sure to elevate baby’s confidence from the start. No matter where baby’s path in life takes them, the name Maxim will always remind them to strive to be the greatest.

Famous People Named Maxim

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  • Maxim Gorky
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