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What does Quintain mean?

Quintain Pronunciation of Quintain [quin-tain] as a name for boys is of Old English derivation, and the meaning of the name Quintain is "queen's settlement". Quintain is a variant form of Quinton (Old English): place name.

Associated with: old english, queen (king).


Quintain has 7 variants: Quinntan, Quinnten, Quinntin, Quinnton, Quintan, Quintyn and Quintynn.

Creative forms:
(male) Quiltain, Quinntain, ..

(female) Quinquin, Quinti, ..

Middle name pairings:
Quintain Talan (Q.T.), ..

How popular is Quintain?

Quintain is an uncommon given name for men. Quintain is an equivalently unique surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. The only prominent related form of Quintain (outside Top 2000) rated in the Top 2000 is Quinton (#593 via latest list). This relation of Quintain was favored by parents in 1996 (adoption of 0.05%) and is somewhat less common today (adoption 0.02%, 47.2%). (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Quinton in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Quintain is pronounced similarly to Quenten, Quentin, Quenton, Quinten and Quintin. Other suggested similar names are Aguistin, Anntoin (see Anthony), Antin, Antwain, Austin, Binyamin, Brantin, Brentin, Brittain, Dunstin, Dustin, Duwain, Fintan, Husain, Hussain, Justain, Justin, Kentin, Mainchin, Miltin (see Milton), Munchin, Quanah, Quent, Quillan, Quillen, Quin, Quinby, Quincey, Quincy, Quindlen, Quinlan, Quinn, Quinnell, Quinsy, Quint, Quintrell, Quintus, Rustin, Silvain, Sinjin, Swithin, Thurstain (see Thurston), Trentin and Tristin. These names tend to be more frequently used than Quintain.

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