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Max Numerology :
Personality No. 1. People with the name Max have leadership qualities. They act in a manner that they receive accolade. They are domineering & pushy. They have inordinate self-esteem. Person with name Max having 1 as Personality number are independent & are not afraid of exploring new avenues. They may be self-centered & arrogant. They are restless & create new things. They are physically strong.
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The name is a short form of Maximilian, Maxim, Maximo, Maxwell which means great spring, or Maximus which means "the greatest".
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The name Max came to be as a short form of (which means greatest) or MAXWELL (which means great spring). It is currently used as a name for boys. However, it has become an indepent given name for more than a century now, common among English-speaking countries.
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The United States, Australia, England and Wales, Netherlands, New Zealand, Scotland, and Norway
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There are people who interpet the name Max as peacemakers who are willing to share responsibilty and power so as to create harmony. Thus, making them good leaders.
Famous People with
Name Max :
Max Fleischer is an animator, director and inventor who is known to be the creator of the cartoon characters Betty Boop and Popeye. Max Weber is a sociologist from 19th century Germany. He is considered to be one of the few founders of modern sociology. He wrote the Spirit of Capitalism in 1905. He's also famous for writing The Protestant Ethic. Max Roach is an American percussionist, drummer, and composer. The pioneer of the bebop style, Max Roach spent decades creating innovative jazz.
Variant Baby Names of Max:

Maks, Maxence, Maxson And Maxx., Maxa, Mack, Maks, Maxim,  Maximilian, Maximiliano,  Maximilien,  Maximillian,  Maximino, Maximo,  Maximus,  MaxwellMaxmili?n (Czech), Maximilien (French), Miksa (Hungarian), Massimiliano (Italian), Maxx (Latin), Maxim (Russian)

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Max with popular German Surnames:

Max Dutton,   Max Friedrich,   Max Kant,   Max Merkel,   Max Scherer


More About German Name : Max

  • Maximilian "Max" Goof is a fictional character who is the teenage son of the popular Disney character Goofy. He first appeared in the 1992 television series Goof Troop.

  • As per Italian, Max is an abbreviation of Massimiliano.

  • Name is a short form of Maximilian, which is a compound name composed from the Latin names Maximus (greatest) and Aemiliānus.

  • Max is a short name of Maximilian, MaxwellIt. It was borne from a 3rd-century saint and martyr. In the 15th century the Holy Roman Emperor Frederick III gave this name to his son and eventual heir. In this case it was a blend of the names of the Roman gen

Famous Name Max

  • Max Beckschäfer

    is a German organist, composer and academic. On the initiative of Gabriel Dessauer, who wanted to make a performance of Reger's Requiem possible, Beckschfer wrote an organ version of the short work, which the composer had scored for a huge orchestra and a choir to match. The organ version was premiered in 1985 in the Marktkirche Wiesbaden by the Reger-Chor, formed for the occasion, and Beckschfer as the organist, conducted by Dessauer.[2]


  • Edwin Max

    is a Dutch darts player who plays in British Darts Organisation events. He uses the nickname Mad Max for his matches.Max made his World Championship debut in 2008, losing in the first round to evantual finalist Simon Whitlock. Max reached the last 16 of the 2007 Winmau World Masters, with notable wins over Brian Woods and 2006 British Open finalist Mark Barilli before losing to Ted Hankey. He reached the final of the 2007 Swiss Open, losing to fellow Dutchman Co Stompé.


Max Name also appears in following Origin(s): Latin, English, German, Scottish

Max also appears in following countries/origins/languages: American, Anglo, Australian, British, Chinese

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  • What does the name Max mean? :

    Baby boy name meaning Greatest in German. Max also named in American, Anglo, Australian, British, Chinese for boy . We have received lots of suggestion from our website users on baby names. We are thankful for all the contribution on meaning of boy name Max. What does the name Max mean in other origin if you know then please suggest. Further suggestion or detail on what is the meaning of name Max. History of name and famous personality with Max will help to update our database and other website users.

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