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Boy Name: Maksim

Name: Maksim
Pronunciation: \m(a)-ksim, mak-sim\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: greatest
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Maksym, Maxim
Similar Names: Kassim, Kasim, Maks, Massimo, Qasim


Maksim \m(a)-ksim, mak-sim\ as a boy's name is a variant of Maximilian (Latin), and the meaning of Maksim is "greatest".

The baby name Maksim sounds like Maksym and Maxim. Other similar baby names are Kassim, Kasim, Maks, Massimo and Qasim.


Maksim is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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