Given Name QUINCY

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: KWIN-see  [details]

Meaning & History

From a surname which was derived (via the place name CUINCHY) from the personal name QUINTIUS. A famous bearer was John Quincy Adams (1767-1848), sixth president of the United States, who was born in the town of Quincy, Massachusetts.

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A Song of Ice and Fire characters, athletes, black history, composers, musicians, place names, Suikoden characters, surnames
Entry updated August 16, 2017