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Gender: Female Origin of Maxima: Latin, feminine variation of Maximus

The name Maxima is a girl's name of Latin origin. Maxima and is often added to lists like Cool Girls' Names—Rare, Unique and Unusual and discussed in our forums with posts like "Picky Parents BNG".

From the experts:

Maxima -- or indeed any of the feminine Max variations such as Maxine -- just don't have the earthy-yet-stylish elan of Max. Name your daughter Maxima if you must, but just don't make her middle name Nissan.

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Famous People Named Maxima

Saint Maxima of Rome, 4th century martyr
Máxima Zorreguieta Cerruti, Queen consort of Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands
Maxima 'Max' Chan Zuckerberg (b. 2015), daughter of Facebook cofounder Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan

Pop Culture References for the name Maxima

Maxima, DC Comics character
Nissan Maxima, automobile