Name: Maximus

Origin and Meaning of the Name Maximus

  • Meaning:
    The greatest
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (mahk see MUSS); (MAKS im uss)
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    Itself (Maximus)
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Miscellaneous Info for Maximus

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    A common Roman name, used by the early Christians.

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