Gender: Male Meaning of Maxfield: "Mac's field" Origin of Maxfield: English

Maxfield Origin and Meaning

The name Maxfield is a boy's name of English origin meaning "Mac's field".

This name may be related to the Latin Maximus, which means "the greatest," or to a British landowner's name, but for most modern parents, it's one of several ways to get to short form Max.

Probably its most noted bearers is influential twentieth century painter and illustrator Maxfield Parrish, who was born Frederick but later adopted the maiden name of his maternal grandmother.

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paulapuddephatt Says:


I quite like this, but Maxwell is my favourite. I love Maxine for girls, too.

indiefendi2 Says:


there's a bit of pretentiousness to this.

Zelliew Says:


Just Max is better