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Popularity
111k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Maxine

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: French
  • Meaning: Greatest
  • #581 All Time
Girls
Boys
Similar Names
5k Maxim (Russian)
< 1k Maxime (French)
< 1k Maxima (Latin)

How popular is the name "Maxine" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
1884880
1885660
1888770
189011110
1891770
1892880
189317170
189413130
189512120
189614140
189726260
189831310
189934340
190068680
190146460
190262620
190370700
190484840
19051351350
19061731730
19072192190
19082202200
19093323320
19103973970
19115315310
19128308237
19131,0781,0735
19141,3961,3960
19152,1192,1109#98 girl name
19162,4362,42412#96 girl name
19172,6472,6470#93 girl name
19183,2263,21610#87 girl name
19193,1953,18411#85 girl name
19203,5163,50511#81 girl name
19213,6463,63214#76 girl name
19223,4553,44411#82 girl name
19233,6143,60311#76 girl name
19243,6723,65913#77 girl name
19253,5513,53615#79 girl name
19263,1663,15115#84 girl name
19273,0963,0897#87 girl name
19283,1503,12921#84 girl name
19293,0042,99311#85 girl name
19302,7172,70116#93 girl name
19312,4002,3919
19322,2332,22211
19332,0702,0619
19342,0302,01812
19351,9391,92415
19361,8411,82912
19371,7431,73013
19381,8331,82112
19391,7871,77611
19401,7951,78411
19411,7591,74910
19421,7501,7500
19431,7681,75612
19441,6121,60111
19451,4541,4495
19461,5491,5436
19471,5841,5840
19481,5231,5230
19491,3361,3306
19501,2571,2525
19511,2541,2468
19521,1621,1620
19531,1711,1710
19549909900
19558678670
19568938930
19577727720
19586866860
19596976970
19605945940
19616266260
19625745740
19634994990
19644464460
19654274270
19663673670
19672882880
19682562560
19692382380
19702622620
19711971970
19721631630
19731621620
19741321320
19751281280
19761141140
19771211210
19781441440
19791191190
19801111110
19811201200
19821151150
19831101100
19841181180
19851331330
19861251250
19871571570
19881941940
19891731730
19901711710
19912002000
19921961960
19932002000
19942062060
19951811810
19961931930
19971821820
19981871870
19991651650
20001781780
20012062060
20021831830
20031641640
20041501500
20051381380
20061291290
20071381380
20081421420
20091381380
20101611610
20111581580
20121881880
20132352350
20142022020

Want to know about the populiarty of Maxine? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 111,404 babies born with the name Maxine in the United States. That's more than enough Maxines to occupy the country of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines with an estimated population of 109,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1884 when it was given to 8 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Maxine" was in 1924 with a total of 3,659 babies. (That's a lot of baby Maxines)

According to the 1930 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Maxine" ranks #32 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Idaho. Imagine that, 26 babies in Idaho have the same name as you in 1930. Across the entire United States a total of 2,717 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

What does the name "Maxine" mean?

Maxine (French): Greatest

The name "Maxine" is of French origin and it means "Greatest". It's a name commonly given to girls.

M is for mighty, your inner strength.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

X is for x, the mysterious side of you!

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

N is for nice, need I say more?

E is for extra, those little things you do!

Your name in reverse order is "Enixam". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Maniex". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Where is the name Maxine popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Maxine in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the midwest? Search for the name to check your answer!

Past life for Maxine born Sep 21, 1963

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Philippines approximately on 700. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.

Name poster for Maxine

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Here's something for you to ponder on...

The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.

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