Name: Maxine

Origin and Meaning of the Name Maxine

  • Meaning:
    Little Maximus
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  • Meaning:
    Feminine form of Max
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  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (max EEN)
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Miscellaneous Info for Maxine

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Modern name derived from max, and the feminine suffix -ine.

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