What does Quincy mean?
Quincy [quin-cy] as a boys' name (also used less widely as girls' name Quincy) is pronounced KWIN-see. It is of Old French origin, and the meaning of Quincy is "estate of the fifth son". From a Roman clan name. Surname of a prominent Massachusetts family whose name is borne by a town and by the sixth American President, John Quincy Adams. Musician Quincy Jones.
1 feminine form: Quincey.Creative forms:
(male) Quency, Tincy, ..
(female) Quinta, Quinti, .. Middle name pairings:
Quincy Trent (Q.T.), ..
How popular is Quincy?
Quincy is a somewhat popular first name for men (#675 out of 1220, Top 55%) and an even more popular surname for all people (#25006 out of 150436, Top 17%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Quincy reached its apex position of #374 in the U.S. during the years 1970-1979, and is at #599 currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Prominent variation forms of Quincy (#599 last year) are Quincey and Quin. These forms of Quincy were popular as birth names in the year 2003 (average #1441) and are almost as popular today. Quincy is more ubiquitous than the rest.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Clancy, Daicy, Quanah, Quent, Quigley, Quilo, Quimby, Quinby, Quinlan, Quinn▲, Quint, Quintan, Quinten, Quintin, Quinton, Quintus, Quintyn, Quintynn and Yancy. These names tend to be less frequently used than Quincy.See names in meaning and etymology.