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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Quinton

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  • A user from Tennessee, United States says the name Quinton is of English origin and means "Born fith".
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Wiktionary

Variant of Quentin, merged with an Old English place name meaning "queen's town".

  1. A male given name.
  2. A patronymic and habitational surname​.
  3. A village in Northamptonshire, England.
  4. A town in Oklahoma.
  5. A village in Saskatchewan, Canada.

Notable Persons Named Quinton

Quinton was born on June 20th, 1978 in Memphis, Tennessee.

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Quinton Aaron is an actor. His ongoing career started in 2006. Quinton was born on August 15th, 1984 in The Bronx, New York, U.S.

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Quinton was born on December 17th, 1992 in Johannesburg.

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Quinton Flynn is an actor, voice artist, writer, comedian, and musician. Quinton was given the name Quinton Joseph Flynn on October 10th, 1964 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA.

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Quinton Fortune is a soccer player for the Tottenham Hotspur F.C., RCD Mallorca, Atlético Madrid B, Atlético Madrid, Manchester United F.C., Bolton Wanderers F.C., Brescia Calcio, A.F.C. Tubize, Doncaster Rovers F.C., and South Africa national football team. Quinton was born on May 21st, 1977 in Cape Town, South Africa.

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Quinton Coples is a football player. Quinton was born on June 22nd, 1990 in Kinston, North Carolina.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Quinton

Rene was born in 1866. He left this life in 1925.

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Sophie Quinton is an actress. She was most active from 2000 to present. Sophie was born on August 31st, 1976 in Villedieu-les-Poêles, France.

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A. was born in 1853. He died in 1934.

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José Ignacio Quintón was a music of puerto rico composer and pianist. José was born on February 1st, 1881 in Caguas, Puerto Rico. He breathed his last breath on December 19th, 1925.

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Wayne was born on January 4th, 1921. Wayne is also known as Quinton and Wayne Everett. He passed away on January 22nd, 2015.

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James was born on May 12th, 1874 in Shimla. He breathed his last breath on December 22nd, 1922.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1903 5 0 5
1904 5 0 5
1906 9 0 9
1908 9 0 9
1909 7 0 7
1910 5 0 5
1911 9 0 9
1912 13 0 13
1913 16 0 16
1914 18 0 18
1915 23 0 23
1916 26 0 26
1917 37 0 37
1918 147 0 147
1919 152 0 152
1920 130 0 130
1921 103 0 103
1922 74 0 74
1923 64 0 64
1924 74 0 74
1925 65 0 65
1926 48 0 48
1927 52 0 52
1928 54 0 54
1929 28 0 28
1930 42 0 42
1931 30 0 30
1932 48 0 48
1933 48 0 48
1934 60 0 60
1935 39 0 39
1936 41 0 41
1937 38 0 38
1938 38 0 38
1939 43 0 43
1940 38 0 38
1941 40 0 40
1942 48 0 48
1943 57 0 57
1944 45 0 45
1945 39 0 39
1946 60 0 60
1947 56 0 56
1948 53 0 53
1949 61 0 61
1950 77 0 77
1951 63 0 63
1952 75 0 75
1953 55 0 55
1954 72 0 72
1955 85 0 85
1956 66 0 66
1957 82 0 82
1958 93 0 93
1959 97 0 97
1960 123 0 123
1961 118 0 118
1962 120 0 120
1963 171 0 171
1964 191 0 191
1965 149 0 149
1966 142 0 142
1967 104 0 104
1968 133 0 133
1969 144 0 144
1970 181 0 181
1971 155 0 155
1972 132 0 132
1973 169 0 169
1974 161 0 161
1975 190 0 190
1976 246 0 246
1977 270 0 270
1978 220 0 220
1979 262 0 262
1980 268 0 268
1981 306 0 306
1982 412 0 412
1983 655 9 646
1984 571 7 564
1985 552 9 543
1986 500 5 495
1987 520 5 515
1988 528 7 521
1989 702 0 702
1990 852 0 852
1991 734 0 734
1992 670 0 670
1993 647 0 647
1994 842 0 842
1995 860 0 860
1996 871 0 871
1997 839 0 839
1998 804 0 804
1999 695 0 695
2000 688 0 688
2001 647 0 647
2002 620 0 620
2003 645 0 645
2004 529 0 529
2005 559 0 559
2006 554 0 554
2007 559 0 559
2008 596 0 596
2009 515 0 515
2010 530 0 530
2011 478 0 478
2012 496 0 496
2013 479 0 479
2014 490 0 490
2015 463 0 463
2016 453 0 453
2017 502 0 502

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Popularity of Quinton as a first name

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Popularity of Quinton as a last name

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Common last names for Quinton

  • Johnson
  • Jones
  • Williams
  • Brown
  • White
  • Moore
  • Jackson
  • Lee
  • Green
  • Mitchell

Common first names for Quinton

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Quinton U.S.
  White 78.24% 64.26%
  African American 7.79% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.97% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 3.82% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.81% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.36% 16.26%

Of Last Name Quinton

People with the last name Quinton are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Quinton

  • How Popular is the name Quinton? Quinton is the 1,411th most popular name of all time. As a last name Quinton was the 9,421st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Quinton have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 28,874 babies born with the first name Quinton in the United States. That's more than enough people named Quinton to occupy the territory of Aland Islands (Finland) with an estimated population of 28,355 (as of December 31, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Quinton? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1903 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Quinton first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Quinton is Tuesday, July 1st, 1873.
  • What year had the most people named Quinton born? The highest recorded use of the first name Quinton was in 1996 with a total of 871 babies.
  • Random Quinton Factoid: According to the 1984 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Quinton ranks 102nd in popularity as a baby boy's name in Delaware. Imagine that, 7 babies in Delaware have the same name as you in 1984.
  • Weird things about the name Quinton: Your name in reverse order is Notniuq. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ontiqnu. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Quinton? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 3,452 people with the last name Quinton.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Quinton? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Quinton as their last name.

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