What does Quinn mean?
May also possibly mean "descendant of Con", which has connotations for "intelligence". A Scottish and Irish surname used as a given name from very ancient times. Actor Aidan Quinn.
(male) Quainn, Quann, ..
(female) Quila, Quina, ..
How popular is Quinn?
Quinn is a somewhat prominent first name for men (#994 out of 1220, Top 81%) and an even more prominent last name for both adults and children (#386 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Displayed below is the birth name history of Quinn for boys. Quinn entered the list in 1940-1949 and reached its highest position of #259 in the U.S. in the year 2009, and is at #363 currently. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Quinlan is the only other popular varying form of Quinn (#363 from recent data). Adoption of these relations of Quinn was at its peak in 2009 (median #1038) and is somewhat lower today. Quinn is the most contemporarily stylish birth name in this compilation.
Quinn▲ is alike in pronunciation to Cain▲, Caine, Conn, Kain, Kaine, Kenn, Kian▲ and Quin. Other suggested similar names are Dunn, Finn▲, Flinn, Glinn, Guinn, Gunn, Gwinn, Linn, Lunn, Quent, Quilo, Quinby, Quincy▲, Quinsy, Quint, Quintan, Quinten, Quintin, Quinton, Quintyn and Winn. These names tend to be less commonly used than Quinn.