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Meaning & History

From the Roman cognomen Quintilianus, earlier Quinctilianus, which was itself derived from the family name QUINCTILIUS. A notable bearer was the 1st-century rhetorician Marcus Fabius Quintilianus, simply known as Quintilian in English.