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Gender: Male Origin of Maxen: Welsh, from Latin Maximus Meaning of Maximus: Latin, "greatest"

The name Maxen is a boy's name of Welsh origin. Maxen and is often added to lists like Badass Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Makeover name game: from one gender to the other".

From the experts:

Also spelled Macsen, this ancient name manages to sound modern and cool. An heroic namesake was Maxen Wledig, a fourth century Spanish-born general who led the Roman army out of Britain, and as Emperor was the most powerful occupant of the throne of the Caesars who had ever ruled Europe from the City of the Seven Hills.

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Pop Culture References for the name Maxen

Prince Maxon, from the novel The Selection


Tuere Reid Says:


Love the name Maxen very unique and strong

jaz.fortune Says:


cool name! basically means greatest.. I think it could be a cool middle name. I don't know if Maxen would age well on a grown man.