Quinn

Quinn - A very unique male name



  Oct 23,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Quinn, meaning descendant of Conn, chief leader, intelligence, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1956 on position #1443. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Quinn and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Quinn? 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 Quinn. The baby boy name Quinn was given to 940 baby boys in 2012, ranking #323 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,746 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Quinn peaked in popularity 8 years ago in 2009 on position 259.



Famous with this name

Aidan Quinn
Anthony Quinn
Abby Quinn


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Quinn is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Quinn is currently topping the baby name charts in Alaska at position #123 - and is the least popular in Oklahoma at position #704.

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 Quinn is where you live.


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Quinn origin and meaning

Quinn is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means descendant of Conn, chief leader, intelligence. To see famous people named Quinn, pop culture references for the name Quinn and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Quinn

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

Quan / Qasim / Quashawn / Quin / Quayshaun / Quamaine / Quasim / Quayshawn / Quayon / Quamane /

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
2012323
2011297
2010276
2009259
2008277
2007260
2006282
2005304
2004306
2003290
2002312
2001305
2000312
1999291
1998333
1997299
1996332
1995394
1994393
1993421
1992456
1991458
1990517
1989506
1988586
1987575
1986571
1985734
1984664
1983662
1982648
1981666
1980597
1979612
1978666
1977735
1976738
1975649
1974675
1973732
1972777
1971691
1970644
1969750
1968689
1967707
1966779
1965839
1964729
1963777
19621151
19611179
19601064
19591383
19581218
19571077
19561443

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Alaska123
Maine125
Vermont128
Connecticut154
Massachusetts157
Rhode Island159
Colorado167
Montana183
Pennsylvania208
Minnesota210
Wisconsin210
Oregon222
Utah232
Washington237
Ohio239
Michigan251
Indiana265
Illinois268
Nebraska281
Iowa291
Maryland318
New York325
Nevada326
Missouri351
Kansas359
Virginia361
New Mexico369
North Carolina373
Arizona382
California400
New Jersey408
Tennessee457
Louisiana487
Florida538
Georgia548
South Carolina548
Texas637
Alabama688
Oklahoma704

Even more about Quinn


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 Quinn 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 male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Quinn?

2 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
2009
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Quinn
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 1,746
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1956
2012 births +940

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