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Quentin

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Latin
  • Meaning: Fifth
  • #1138 All Time
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14k Quintin (Latin)

How popular is the name "Quentin" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1900505
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1905808
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193469069
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193760060
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194159059
19421090109
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19441190119
19451010101
19461180118
19471110111
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19491040104
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19551190119
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19581370137
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19621400140
19632230223
19642390239
19651830183
19661655160
19671680168
19681760176
19692680268
19704175412
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19723527345
19733385333
19743370337
19754208412
19765298521
19776329623
19784736467
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19826445639
19837438735
198461614602
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19866417634
198771212700
19887788770
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19959088900
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19981,05201,052
19998640864
20008710871
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20027836777
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20068800880
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20098060806
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Want to know about the populiarty of Quentin? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 38,471 babies born with the name Quentin in the United States. That's more than enough Quentins to occupy the territory of Sint Maarten (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 37,429 (as of January 1, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1900 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Quentin" was in 1998 with a total of 1,052 babies. (That's a lot of baby Quentins)

According to the 1987 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Quentin" ranks #94 in popularity as a baby boy's name in South Carolina. Imagine that, 44 babies in South Carolina have the same name as you in 1987. Across the entire United States a total of 712 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Quentin" mean?

Quentin (Latin): Fifth

The name "Quentin" is of Latin origin and it means "Fifth". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Q is for quick, no faster wit!

U is for unite, you bring people together.

E is for enchant, for enchant you will.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

T is for tried, tried and true you.

I is for impress, for impress you will.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

Your name in reverse order is "Nitneuq". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Itnnqeu". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Where is the name Quentin popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Quentin in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Quentin

Quentin Tarantino

Quentin Tarantino is a film director, film producer, screenwriter, and actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1987 to present. Quentin was born in 1963 as Quentin Jerome Tarantino in Knoxville, Tennessee, U.S.

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Fatboy Slim

Fatboy Slim is a dj, musician, and record producer with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1979 to present. Fatboy was born in 1963 as Quentin Leo Cook in Bromley, Kent, England.

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Quentin Richardson

Quentin Richardson is a basketball biography. Quentin was born in 1980 in Chicago, Illinois.

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Quentin Jammer

Quentin Jammer is a NFL player. Quentin was born in 1979 in Angleton, Texas.

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Quentin Griffin

Quentin Griffin is a NFL player. Quentin was born in 1981 in Houston, Texas.

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Past life for Quentin born Oct 21, 1959

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern Australia approximately on 1600. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

Name poster for Quentin

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