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What does Quimby mean?

Quimby Pronunciation of Quimby [quim-by] as a boys' name is of Old Norse origin, and the meaning of Quimby is "estate of the woman". Place name. A woman's estate was a rarity in the Old Norse era.

Associated with: norse, estate (home), old.


Quimby has 1 variant: Quinby.

Creative forms:
(male) Quaby, Quilby, ..

(female) Quimla, Quimna, ..

Middle name pairings:
Quimby Hans (Q.H.), ..

How popular is Quimby?

Quimby is an uncommon given name for males but a very popular last name for all people (#6668 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Quimby has not been listed in the list thus far. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Quimby is pronounced similarly to Kimbo. Other suggested similar names are Amby, Bailby (see Balbo), Busby, Bussby (see Busby), Digby, Gibby, Gilby, Kirby, Quigley, Quilo, Quin, Quincey, Quincy, Quinn, Quinsy, Quint, Quintyn, Ruby, Rugby and Whitby. These names tend to be more commonly used than Quimby.

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