Given Name QUINTUS

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: KWEEN-toos (Classical Latin), KWEEN-təs (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

Roman praenomen, or given name, meaning "fifth" in Latin. It was traditionally given to the fifth child, or possibly a child born in the fifth month. This was a common praenomen, being more popular than the other numeric Roman names. A notable bearer was the poet Horace (Quintus Horatius Flaccus).
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Quinto (Italian)

Categories

Elder Scrolls characters, numbers, numeric meanings, poets, praenomina, saints, Shakespearean characters
Entry updated July 2, 2017