Quinn

Quinn - A very unique female name



  Sep 26,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Quinn, meaning descendent of Conn, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1963 on position #2530. 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 girl name Quinn was given to 2,085 baby girls in 2012, ranking #152 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 678 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Quinn peaked in popularity 5 years ago in 2012 on position 152.



Famous with this name

Aidan Quinn
Anthony Quinn
Molly C. 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 South Dakota at position #24 - and is the least popular in Tennessee at position #418.

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 descendent of Conn. 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.

Queen / Quiana / Qiana / Queenie / Queena / Quianna / Quyen / Quynh / Quaniya / Quin /

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
2012152
2011188
2010255
2009488
2008516
2007569
2006544
2005693
2004690
2003666
2002726
2001772
2000792
1999696
1998785
19971009
1996986
1995948
19941168
19931246
19921597
19911369
19901558
19891965
19881694
19871737
19861755
19851965
19841275
19831462
19821024
19811244
19801310
19791026
19781824
19712948
19672313
19662258
19632530

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
South Dakota24
Nebraska31
Delaware44
Iowa53
North Dakota55
Wyoming61
Maine64
Rhode Island72
Minnesota72
Wisconsin73
Montana74
New Hampshire76
Massachusetts86
Pennsylvania92
Missouri93
Vermont96
Ohio102
Michigan105
Colorado107
New Jersey108
Connecticut110
Washington114
Oregon116
Utah119
Illinois121
Idaho124
Hawaii126
Maryland128
Arizona134
Kansas136
Nevada140
Virginia158
Indiana169
New York170
Oklahoma192
District of Columbia196
North Carolina197
Kentucky220
California228
Florida243
West Virginia250
Arkansas285
South Carolina306
Texas319
Georgia337
Louisiana399
Tennessee418

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 female 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
2012
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Quinn
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 678
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1963
2012 births +2,085

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