Maxwell Name Meaning

Maxwell meaning

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Although it's popularly known to have been Scottish in origin, there are some arguments that say that it's actually German. This theory is based on the 10th century owners of the Eil (near Koln), who wanted to make their names local and change them into Mac Eill (sons of Eil).
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Maxwell is a singer based in America. He is one of the proponents who were responsible for the rise of the neo-soul genre in music. Maxwell Caulfield is a British-American actor. He has appeared in various theater productions, TV shows, and films. Maxwell Andrade, who is also commonly known as Maxwell, is a Brazilian football player who plays for a French team.
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Max (Latin), Mackswell (English), Maxine (Feminine)

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Popularity Rank :

Maxwell name was top ranked at 625 position in American during year 1930and most recently ranked at 113 position in American during year 2015


Name Maxwell has been Most Popular throughout the last hundred plus years and ranked at 713 position. 83436 numbers of people were named Maxwell so far in last 100 years. (SSA) More about rank of Maxwell

Maxwell Numerology :
Personality No. 3. People with name Maxwell are jovial & love to talk. They also love children & pets. They are creative & try to do too many things. They must express themselves. They are very social & great uplifters. Person with Maxwell having 3 as Personality number are ambitious & philosophical. They are versatile & have an optimistic attitude. They are zealous & conscientious. More Numerology

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  • A famous bearer of the surname was

    James Clerk Maxwell (13 June 1831 – 5 November 1879) was a Scottish mathematician and theoretical physicist. His most significant achievement was the development of the classical electromagnetic theory.

Name Analysis of Maxwell

Character Analysis of Maxwell : Persons with the name Maxwell, have a great deal of self-confidence and are therefore likely to achieve success. They are generally work-oriented Persons who have a plan for everything they do. They are disciplined and have a high standard of honesty, are dependable, serious-minded individuals who need to be practical about all that they do.

Love Life of Maxwell : Persons are voracious regarding intimate impulses & want to try everything and love freedom in all respects.

Name Letter Analysis of Maxwell

M : Persons are a workaholic! A high-energy workhorse, Persons don't need much sleep and are very healthy

A : Persons are their own person: ambitious and freethinking

X : Persons are a creative & sensual who engages with people easily and soaks up information like a sponge

W : Persons think from the gut and have a great sense of purpose

E : Persons are freedom-loving, sensual and enthusiastic

L : Persons are very heady, and tend to over think rather than experience life

L : Persons are very heady, and tend to over think rather than experience life

Astrological (Vedic) Aspect of Name Maxwell

Acoording to vedic astrology , Rashi for the name Maxwell is Simha or Sinh and Moon sign associated with the name Maxwell is Leo.

The name Maxwell has Fire element. Sun is the Ruling Planet for the name Maxwell . The name Maxwell having moon sign as Leo is represented by The Lion and considered as Fixed .

Normally, people with the name Maxwell keep their promises. They like to live a king size life. Such people stay in their limits and are fearless.

Other name options, having Leo moon sign are name starting with : Ma, Me, Mu, Mi, Mo, Ta, Ti, Tu, Te, To, Mr, Ta, Ts.

Nakshatra (Vedic) of Name Maxwell

The name Maxwell is suitable for baby born in Magha nakshatra

Magha Nakshatra: "The bountiful"

Lord: Ketu (south lunar node)
Symbol : Royal Throne
Deity : Pitrs, 'The Fathers', family ancestors
Indian zodiac: 0° - 13°20' Simha
Western zodiac 26° Leo - 9°20' Virgo
Other name options, having Magha nakashatra are name starting with : Ma,  Mi,  Mu,  Me.

Famous Name Maxwell

  • Maxwell Boyce

    is a Welsh comedian, singer and former coal miner. He rose to fame in the United Kingdom during the mid-1970s with an act that combined musical comedy with his passion for rugby union and his origins in the mining communities of South Wales. Having sold m


  • Glyn Maxwell

    is a British poet.His three earliest collections of poetry, Tale Of The Mayor's Son (1990), Out of the Rain (1992), Rest For The Wicked (1995) are collected as The Boys at Twilight: Poems 1990-1995 (2000).


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