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Meaning and name origin

Quinn \qu(i)-nn\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Quinn), is pronounced kwin. It is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Quinn is "counsel". 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. Quin (keen) is a Spanish short form of Joaquin. Actor Aidan Quinn.

Quinn has 3 variant forms: Quin, Quinlan and Quinnell.

Suggested similar baby names are Guinn and Quint.


Quinn is a somewhat popular first name for males (#994 out of 1220) and an even more popular surname or last name for all people (#402 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

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