What does Quincey mean?
Quincey [quincey] as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Quincey) is of Old French origin, and the meaning of the name Quincey is "estate of the fifth son". Quincey is an alternate form of Quincy (Old French): from a Roman clan name.
Associated with: estate (home).
(male) Quencey, Quicey, ..
(female) Middle name pairings:
Quincey Dakota (Q.D.), ..
How popular is Quincey?
Quincey is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#65492 out of 150436, Top 44%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Quincey was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its highest rank of #1684 in the U.S. in the 1970s, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Prominent alternative forms of Quincey listed in the Top 2000 are Quin and Quincy (#599 via latest list). Adoption of these relations of Quincey was well-received among parents a decade ago (usage of 0.03%) and is almost as widespread today (usage 0.02%, down 22.9%). Quincy is the steady favorite.
Quincey is pronounced similarly to Kinsey. Other suggested similar names are Brinley, Burney, Chancey, Choncey, Clancey, Daicey, Dunley, Dunnley (see Dunley), Finley▲, Kinney, Linley, Linsey, Quennel, Quenten, Quigley, Quillen, Quiller, Quimby, Quinby, Quindlen, Quinlan, Quinn▲, Quinnell, Quinnten, Quint, Quintan, Quinten, Quintin, Quinton, Quintus, Quintyn, Sunney and Yancey. These names tend to be more frequently used than Quincey.See names in meaning and etymology.