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What does Quinsy mean?

Quinsy Pronunciation of Quinsy [quin-sy] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Quinsy) is of Old French origin, and the meaning of the name Quinsy is "estate of the fifth son". Quinsy is a version of Quincy (Old French): from a Roman clan name.

Associated with: estate (home).


2 related forms via Quincy: Quin and Quincey.

Creative forms:
(male) Quensy, Quilsy, ..

(female) Quinta, ..

Middle name pairings:
Quinsy Canaan (Q.C.), ..

How popular is Quinsy?

Quinsy is a rare first name for males. Quinsy is a rare last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Quin, Quincey and Quincy (#599 last year) are the popular alternative forms of Quinsy (not ranked) ranked in the Top 2000. Adoption of these relations of Quinsy was well-received among parents in the year 2003 (average #1441) and is almost as conventional today (#1533, 23% less usage). Quincy is the firm favorite. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Quin, Quincey, Quincy in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Quinsy and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Lindsy, Quanah, Quent, Quigley, Quilo, Quimby, Quinby, Quinlan, Quinn, Quint, Quintan, Quinten, Quintin, Quinton, Quintus, Quintyn and Quintynn. These names tend to be more commonly used than Quinsy.

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