What does Quinton mean?
Quinton /quin-ton/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Quinton is "queen's settlement". Place name.
Affiliated boy name: Quentin.Kreatif forms: Quilton, Quimton. [more]
How popular is Quinton?
Quinton is a very popular first name for males (#600 out of 1220, Top 49%) and also a very popular last name for all people (#9334 out of 150436, Top 6%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Quinton for boys. Quinton was first listed in 1910-1919 and reached its apex position of #297 in the U.S. in the year 1990, and is at #567 presently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a charted analysis of the usage of the boy name Quinton and affiliated names. The only other popular related form of Quinton (#567 the previous year) appearing in the Top 1000 is Quentin (#471 the previous year). Adoption of these boy names was at its most widespread in the year 1996 (usage of 0.7065%) and is now much less (usage 0.481%, ▼31.9%). Quentin (#471) and Quinton (#567) are two of the more chic baby names here. (2014 Birth Statistics)