What does Joaquin mean?
Joaquin /joa-quin/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name. Joaquin's root is Hebrew, and Joaquin means "established by God". Joaquin is an alternate form, with the suffix -quin, of Jehoiakim (Hebrew): an elaborated form of Joachim. See also Quinn.
Joaquin has 1 feminine form: Joaquina.Kreatif forms: Joaquinne, Joquin, Juquin. [more]
How popular is Joaquin?
Joaquin is a very popular first name for males (#579 out of 1220, Top 47%) and also a very popular last name for both adults and children (#11214 out of 150436, Top 7%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Joaquin for boys. Joaquin entered the list in 1900-1909 and reached its peak rank of #275 in the U.S. in the year 2008, and is presently at #326. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Quinn (#363 a year ago) is the only other popular varying form of Joaquin (#326 a year ago) listed in the Top 1000. Adoption of these boy names was at its highest in 2009 (usage of 0.723%) and is now much less (usage 0.6555%, 9.3% less). Joaquin (#326) and Quinn (#363) are two of the more contemporarily stylish birth names in this compilation. Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of the boy name Joaquin and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
A suggested similar baby name is Jaquan. This name tends to be less frequently used than Joaquin.