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Quentin

What does Quentin mean?

Quentin Pronunciation of Quentin [quentin] as a boys' name is pronounced KWEN-tin. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Quentin is "fifth". Quent and Quint are short forms. Author Quentin Crisp.

Variations

Quentin has 8 variants: Quent, Quenten, Quenton, Quint, Quinten, Quintin, Quinton and Quintus.

Creative forms:
(male) Quiltin, Quitin, ..

(female) Quenta, Quenti, ..

Middle name pairings:
Quentin Henrik (Q.H.), ..

How popular is Quentin?

Quentin is a very popular first name for males (#562 out of 1220, Top 46%) and a slightly less popular surname for both adults and children (#75219 out of 150436, Top 50%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Quentin entered the list in 1900-1909 and reached its highest rank of #273 in the U.S. in the year 1998, and is at #483 presently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related boy names. Quenton, Quint, Quinten (#1281 a year ago), Quintin (#947) and Quinton (#593) are the prominent variation forms of Quentin (#483 a year ago). These relations of Quentin were at the top of their popularity in the year 1997 (adoption of 0.13%) and are somewhat less popular today (adoption 0.08%, 44%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Quentin, Quenton, Quint, Quinten, Quintin, Quinton in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Quentin and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Quentin is alike in pronunciation to Kentan, Kentin, Kenton, Quinntan, Quinnten, Quinntin, Quinnton, Quintain, Quintan, Quintyn and Quintynn. Other recommended names are Antin, Austin, Bertin, Brantin, Brendin, Brennin, Brentin, Destin, Dunstin, Dustin, Esenin (see Yesenin), Feltin (see Felton), Glendin (see Glendon), Jenkin, Jestin, Justin, Keltin, Quennel, Quin, Quinlan, Quinn, Rustin, Teytin, Trentin, Valentin and Westin. These names tend to be less commonly used than Quentin.

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