What does Quin mean?
Quin [quin] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Quin) is pronounced keen. It is of Spanish and Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Quin is "counsel". Spanish short form of Joaquin. Actor Aidan Quinn.
Affiliated boy name: Quincy.
Associated with: counsel.
(male) Quain, Quinin, ..
(female) Quinta, Quinti, .. Middle name pairings:
Quin Konner (Q.K.), ..
How popular is Quin?
Quin is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a very prominent last name for all people (#18520 out of 150436, Top 12%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Quin entered the list in 2003 and reached its apex position of #1866 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with similar and related boy names. Joaquin (#321 last year) and Quincy (#599) are the popular varying forms of Quin. Adoption of these relations of Quin was common in the year 2008 (adoption of 0.09%) and has remained as conventional to this day (adoption 0.08%, down 7.7%). Joaquin and Quincy are two of the more fashionable birth names in this list.
Quin is pronounced similarly to Cain▲, Caine, Con, Conn, Kahn, Kain, Kaine, Kean, Keen, Ken▼, Kenn, Keon, Khan, Kian▲ and Quinn▲. Other suggested similar names are Adin, Alin, Aluin, Amin, Arin, Aubin, Bain, Bruin, Dain, Edin, Eoin, Erin▼, Evin, Ewin, Fain, Fin, Flin, Glin, Gwin, Hein, Iain, Lin, Odin▲, Olin▼, Orin, Owin, Pain, Quent, Quilo, Quinby, Quinsy, Quint, Rain, Rubin▼, Vin, Wain, Win and Zain▲. These names tend to be more commonly used than Quin.See names in meaning and etymology.