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Maxwell Meaning


What does Maxwell mean?

The name Maxwell is of Latin origin.

The meaning of Maxwell is "great spring".

It is also of English and Scottish origin, where its meaning is "stream of Mack".

Maxwell is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 7 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Max-well.

The Given Name Maxwell

Maxwell is a name with authenticness.

An auspicious name, it is one that will be admired.

Maxwell is also great as a middle name.

Maxwell falls into the name categories season, water.

Maxwell Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 135 in baby name popularity for boys with 2,876 occurrences. It ranked 2,783 in baby name popularity for girls with 61 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 133 in baby name popularity for boys with 3,069 occurrences. It ranked 2,644 in baby name popularity for girls with 66 occurrences.

The trend's your friend. See how Maxwell has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Maxwell Name Popularity Page.

Maxwell Related Names

Famous Maxwells

  • Maxwell ~ Soccer Player

Maxwell Numerology

What will your new littleMaxwell be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Maxwell are often easy-going and exacting but most of all they are read more >>

Maxwell Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Maxwell in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Maxwell.

Just for fun, see the name Maxwell in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Maxwell in Nautical Flags page.