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Maxim

See also: maxim

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

After the inventor Sir Hiram Maxim (1840-1916).

Proper nounEdit

Maxim

  1. The Maxim gun, a British machine gun of various calibres used by the British army from 1889 until World War I.

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CzechEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From the Latin saint's name Maximus, cognate to French Maxime and Russian Максим.

Proper nounEdit

Maxim m

  1. A male given name.

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