Quintin

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14k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
676
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Quintin

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     African
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     Latin
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User Submitted Meanings

  • According to a user from Massachusetts, U.S., the name Quintin is of African origin and means "Fifth born son".
  • A submission from California, U.S. says the name Quintin means "The fifth born son also in 100 bce roman general. Oldest known use in writing" and is of Latin origin.
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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Quin"tin
See Quintain.
Wiktionary
  1. A male given name

Notable Persons Named Quintin

Charles Lawson is an actor. Charles was given the name Quintin Charles Devenish Lawson on September 17th, 1959 in Enniskillen.

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Quentin Dean was an actress. Her career lasted from 1967 to 1969. Quentin was given the name Quintin Corinne Margolin or Corinne Ida Margolin on July 27th, 1944. She left this life on May 9th, 2003.

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He was most prominent from 2008 to present. Quintin was born on June 29th, 1985 in San Antonio.

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Quintin Berry is an athlete for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. Quintin was born on November 21st, 1984 in San Diego.

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Quintin Kwame Alexander is a basketball player for the Rethymno Aegean, HKK Čapljina Lasta, Enosis Neon Paralimni, Changwon LG Sakers, NLEX Road Warriors, and Aries Trikala B.C.He was most prominent from 2013 to present. Quintin was born on December 7th, 1990 in Moreno Valley, California.

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Quintin Jardine is a crime fiction novelist and crime fiction. His most notable accomplishments were from 1993 to present. Quintin was born in Motherwell, Scotland.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Quintin

Erwan Quintin is a soccer player for the Stade Lavallois, Vannes OC, FC Girondins de Bordeaux, L'Entente SSG, Nîmes Olympique, AC Arles-Avignon, LB Châteauroux, and Brittany national football team. Erwan was born on February 1st, 1984 in Auray.

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J. F. Quintin is a hockey player. His career lasted from 1989 to 2003. J. was born on May 28th, 1969 in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu.

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William was born in 1700. He breathed his last breath in 1770.

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He left this life in 1723.

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Eric was born on January 22nd, 1967.

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How popular is the baby name Quintin in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1912 8 0 8
1913 7 0 7
1914 10 0 10
1915 10 0 10
1916 6 0 6
1917 13 0 13
1918 30 0 30
1919 40 0 40
1920 40 0 40
1921 23 0 23
1922 26 0 26
1923 21 0 21
1924 25 0 25
1925 24 0 24
1926 13 0 13
1927 15 0 15
1928 18 0 18
1929 19 0 19
1930 16 0 16
1931 14 0 14
1932 20 0 20
1933 13 0 13
1934 9 0 9
1935 8 0 8
1936 11 0 11
1937 5 0 5
1938 11 0 11
1939 6 0 6
1940 7 0 7
1941 10 0 10
1942 6 0 6
1943 12 0 12
1944 9 0 9
1945 9 0 9
1946 5 0 5
1947 11 0 11
1948 11 0 11
1949 9 0 9
1950 24 0 24
1951 26 0 26
1952 25 0 25
1953 40 0 40
1954 26 0 26
1955 51 0 51
1956 79 0 79
1957 102 0 102
1958 82 0 82
1959 96 0 96
1960 134 0 134
1961 176 0 176
1962 148 0 148
1963 212 0 212
1964 211 0 211
1965 156 0 156
1966 132 0 132
1967 107 0 107
1968 69 0 69
1969 67 0 67
1970 77 0 77
1971 60 0 60
1972 60 0 60
1973 75 0 75
1974 55 0 55
1975 62 0 62
1976 102 0 102
1977 97 0 97
1978 103 0 103
1979 108 0 108
1980 117 0 117
1981 115 0 115
1982 208 0 208
1983 246 0 246
1984 277 0 277
1985 255 0 255
1986 217 0 217
1987 274 0 274
1988 288 7 281
1989 286 0 286
1990 382 0 382
1991 353 0 353
1992 308 0 308
1993 252 0 252
1994 302 0 302
1995 389 0 389
1996 355 0 355
1997 405 0 405
1998 370 0 370
1999 355 0 355
2000 361 0 361
2001 345 0 345
2002 314 0 314
2003 344 0 344
2004 401 0 401
2005 379 0 379
2006 356 0 356
2007 351 0 351
2008 349 0 349
2009 325 0 325
2010 279 0 279
2011 270 0 270
2012 274 0 274
2013 250 0 250
2014 220 0 220
2015 219 0 219
2016 182 0 182
2017 194 0 194
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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Popularity of Quintin as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Quintin U.S.
  White 71.45% 64.26%
  African American 4.88% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 7.40% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.07% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 14.20% 16.26%

Of Last Name Quintin

People with the last name Quintin are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Quintin

  • How Popular is the name Quintin? Quintin is the 2,042nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Quintin was the 33,695th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Quintin have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 14,479 babies born with the first name Quintin in the United States. That's more than enough people named Quintin to occupy the territory of Wallis and Futuna (France) with an estimated population of 13,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Quintin? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1912 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Quintin first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Quintin is Sunday, October 29th, 1871.
  • What year had the most people named Quintin born? The highest recorded use of the first name Quintin was in 1997 with a total of 405 babies.
  • Random Quintin Factoid: According to the 2008 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Quintin is not a popular baby boy's name in Georgia. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Georgia have the same name as you in 2008.
  • Weird things about the name Quintin: Your name in reverse order is Nitniuq. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Uqtiinn. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Quintin? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 676 people with the last name Quintin.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Quintin? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Quintin as their last name since less than 1 person in 435k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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