Gender Masculine
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. KWIN-see

Meaning & History

From a surname that was derived (via the place name CUINCHY) from the personal name QUINTUS. A famous bearer was John Quincy Adams (1767-1848), sixth president of the United States, who was born in the town of Quincy, Massachusetts. Both the town and the president were named after his maternal great-grandfather John Quincy (1689-1767).


People think this name is

classic   formal   upper class   wholesome   strong   refined   strange   nerdy  


Entry updated May 29, 2020