Quincy

Quincy - A very unique female name



  Aug 18,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Quincy, meaning estate of the fifth son, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1923 on position #2035. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Quincy and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Quincy? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Quincy. The baby girl name Quincy was given to 79 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1645 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 17,889 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Quincy peaked in popularity 5 years ago in 2012 on position 1645.



Famous with this name

Quincy Jones
Quincy Dunn-Baker
Quincy Taylor


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Quincy is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Quincy is currently topping the baby name charts in Idaho at position #281 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #3,550.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Quincy is where you live.


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Quincy origin and meaning

Quincy is a 6 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means estate of the fifth son. To see famous people named Quincy, pop culture references for the name Quincy and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Quincy

We've found the following names that sound similar to Quincy, sorted by popularity.

Quanisha / Quanesha / Quaneisha / Quanasia / Quincey / Quincee / Quaneshia / Quinci / Quinisha / Quanika /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20121645
20111687
20101863
20092508
20081790
20072353
20062095
20051968
20042437
20032112
20022474
20012208
20002800
19992453
19982284
19972276
19962002
19952056
19942193
19932597
19924040
19914662
19903979
19813556
19792954
19753090
19692207
19682061
19232035

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Idaho281
Utah429
Oregon524
Colorado628
Washington907
Missouri1063
Arizona1064
New Jersey1334
California2008
New York2166
Texas3550

Even more about Quincy


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Quincy a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Quincy?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2012
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Quincy
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 17,889
Letter count 6
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1923
2012 births +79

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