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Quanah

What does Quanah mean?

Quanah Pronunciation of Quanah [qua-nah] as a boys' name is pronounced KWAH-ne. It is of Native American Indian origin, and the meaning of Quanah is "fragrant, sweet-smelling". The name of a 19th-century chief of the Comanche.

Associated with: 19th century, chief (leader).

Variations

Creative forms:
(male) Qualan, Quinah, ..

(female) Quana, Quarah, ..

Middle name pairings:
Quanah Forrest (Q.F.), ..

How popular is Quanah?

Quanah is an uncommon first name for males and also a rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Quanah has not been ranked in the Top 2000 so far. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Quanah name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Quanah outside U.S.

Similar Names

Quanah is alike in pronunciation to Kana. Other suggested similar names are Adnah, Elkanah, Isaiah, Izaiah, Jarah, Jonah, Judah, Manoah, Qadar, Quade, Quent, Quin, Quinby, Quincy, Quinlan, Quinn, Quinsy, Quint, Quintan, Rajah, Tuvyah, Ubadah and Usamah. These names tend to be more commonly used than Quanah.

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