Quincy - girls name

Quincy name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 47%

Quincy name meaning:

The name Quincy is of English origin and has multiple meanings. It is derived from the Latin name Quintus, which means "fifth." This suggests that the name Quincy was historically given to the fifth child in a family. In addition to this, the name Quincy can also be traced back to the French surname De Quincy, which originated from a place name in Normandy, France. This surname was brought to England after the Norman Conquest and eventually became a given name.

The name Quincy carries connotations of strength, leadership, and intelligence. It is often associated with individuals who are ambitious, determined, and have a strong sense of purpose. People named Quincy tend to be natural-born leaders who are not afraid to take charge and make their voices heard. They often possess a sharp intellect and are quick learners. Quincy is a name that exudes confidence and charisma, making it suitable for a boy who is destined to stand out and make a mark in the world.

Origin: English

Fifth. Derived from Roman clan name.


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Overall UK ranking: 2942 out of 5581

8 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Quincy

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