Submitted Names Starting with Q

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Qaadir m Arabic, Muslim
Variant transcription of Qadir.
Qaammatip-inua m Greenlandic, Inuit Mythology
Means "man in the moon". This is the name of a character in Greenlandic mythology.
Qaaneq m Greenlandic
Younger form of K'âneĸ.
Qaaqquk m Greenlandic
Younger form of K'aerĸuk.
Qabil m Arabic
Arabic transliteration of Cain.
Qabiz m Bengali
Meaning "One of 90 Men".
Qaboos m Arabic
Alternate transcription of Qabus.
Qabus m Arabic (Rare)
Means "handsome" in Arabic.
Q’abze f Abazin, Circassian
Means "clean" in Kabardian.
Qacha f Mongolian
Means "flank" in Mongolian.
Qaçhan m Karachay-Balkar
Either from къачхан (kaçhan) meaning "escaped, fugitive" or къач (kaç) meaning "cross" or "honour" and the Turkic title khan meaning "king, ruler".
Qadan m & f Mongolian
Means "cliff" in Mongolian.
Qadeshtu f Near Eastern Mythology
Canaanite and Phoenician form of Qetesh.
Qadir m Karachay-Balkar
Karachay-Balkar form of Qadir.
Qadira f Arabic, Muslim
Feminine form of Qadir.
Qafur m Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of Ghafur.
Qəhrəman m Azerbaijani
Means "hero" in Azerbaijani, of Persian origin.
Qaib f Hmong
Means "chicken" in Hmong.
Qaid m Bengali
Meaning "Commander".
Qaifa f Bengali
Meaning "Estimator".
Qailah f Arabic (Rare)
Meaning, "the one who speaks."
Qaim m Bengali
Meaning "Rising Person".
Qais m Arabic, Pashto
Alternate transcription of Qays as well as the Pashto form.
Qaisar m Arabic
Arabic form of Caesar.
Qaisara f Arabic (?)
Possibly a feminine variant of Qaisar.
Qajuuttaq m Greenlandic
Younger form of K'ajutaĸ.
Qalamgul f Uzbek
Derived from Uzbek qalam meaning "pen, pencil", "writing style", or "mascara" and gul meaning "rose, flower".
Qalamoy f Uzbek
Derived from Uzbek qalam meaning "pen, pencil", "writing style", or "mascara" and oy meaning "month".
Qalamqosh f Uzbek
Means "straight, even eyebrows" in Uzbek. Straight eyebrows are considered a sign of beauty.
Qalandar m Tajik (Rare), Uzbek (Rare)
Derived from the Islamic religious title of qalandar, which is also known in English as calender (not to be confused with calendar). It is derived from Persian قلندر (qalandar) meaning "wandering dervish", which is ultimately derived from the older Persian word کلندر‎ (kalandar) meaning "uncouth man".
Qalandarbek m Tajik (Rare)
Combination of Qalandar with the Turkish military title beg meaning "chieftain, master".
Qəlbinur m Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of Qalbinur.
Qalbinur f & m Tatar, Uzbek (Rare), Indonesian (Rare)
Derived from the Arabic noun قلب (qalb) meaning "heart" combined with the Arabic noun نور (nur) meaning "light" (see Nur).... [more]
Qaldirg'och f Uzbek
Means "swallow (bird)" in Uzbek.
Qalea f Arabic
Means "castle" in Arabic.
Qalib m Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of Ghalib.
Qalina f Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of Galina.
Qalipak m Greenlandic
Younger form of K'alipak.
Qalisha f Malay (Rare)
Meaning uncertain, possibly a variant of Kalisha.
Qaliyun m & f Medieval Mongolian
Means "otter" in Middle Mongolian.
Qamaan m Somali
Means "all" in Somali.
Qamaits f New World Mythology
Etymology unknown. This was the name of a Nuxalk warrior goddess associated with death, beginnings, creation, earthquakes, forest fires, and sickness.
Qämär f Bashkir
Bashkir form of Qamar.
Qəmər f Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of Qamar.
Qamara f Uzbek
Derived from Uzbek qamar meaning "moon".
Qamariyya f Arabic
From masculine قَمَرِيّ (qamariyy) or feminine قَمَرِيَّة (qamariyya), both meaning "lunar, related to the moon" in Arabic. It may therefore be seen as a strictly feminine variant of Qamar.
Qamarjamol f Uzbek
Derived from Uzbek qamar meaning "moon" and jamol meaning "beauty".
Qamar Ud-din m Arabic
From Arabic قمر الدين (Qamar ud-Din) meaning "moon of the religion".
Qamil m Albanian
Albanian form of Jamal.
Qamile f Albanian
Albanian form of Kamila.
Qamish f Uzbek
Means "reed" in Uzbek.
Qamra f Arabic (Rare), Malay (Rare)
Possibly from Arabic قَمَر (qamar) meaning "moon" (see Qamar).
Qamya m & f Quechua
Means "pale" in Quechua.
Qanak f Greenlandic
Younger form of K'anak.
Qand f Uzbek
Means "sugarcube" in Uzbek.
Qandeel f Pakistani (Modern)
Qandeel was the name of the late Qandeel Baloch, the outspoken Pakistani actress and model who used social media to portray women as being autonomous and having the same rights as men. She also criticised the hypocracy of the laws and attitudes of Pakistanis... [more]
Qandgul f Uzbek
Derived from Uzbek qand meaning "sugarcube" and gul meaning "rose, flower".
Qandil m Kurdish (Modern, Rare)
name of one of the mountain in kurdistan,symbol of defending
Qandila f Uzbek
Derived from qandil which can mean "chandelier" or a kind of apple.
Qandische f Circassian
Circassian feminine name meaning "golden foster-child".
Qan'ef' f Circassian
Circassian feminine name meaning "sweet foster-child".
Qanik m Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of K'anik.
Qanita f Arabic
Arabic feminine name meaning "obediant".
Qantemir m Karachay-Balkar
Possibly from the Turkic title khan meaning "king, ruler" and the masculine name Timur.
Qaplan m Georgian (Archaic)
Derived from Old Turkic kaplan meaning "tiger" (also see Kaplan).
Qaqamba f African
Means "be bright" in Xhosa.
Qaqi m Greenlandic
Younger form of K'aĸe.
Qara m Azerbaijani
Means "black" in Azerbaijani.
Qarabaş m Karachay-Balkar
Means "black-headed" in Karachay-Balkar.
Qarabatir m Karachay-Balkar
From the Karachay-Balkar къара (qara) meaning "black" and батыр (batır) meaning "brave" or "hero".
Qarabiy m Karachay-Balkar
From the Karachay-Balkar къара (qara) meaning "black" and бий (biy) meaning "bey, prince".
Qaraçiq m Karachay-Balkar
From the Karachay-Balkar къара (qara) meaning "black" and the diminutive suffix -чыкъ (çıq).
Qarad m Arabic
Means "monkey" in Arabic.
Qarakişi m Karachay-Balkar
Means "black man" in Karachay-Balkar.
Qaraqız f Karachay-Balkar
Means "black girl" in Karachay-Balkar.
Qarasa f Abkhaz
Means "turtle-dove" in Abkhaz.
Qarasaq m Greenlandic
Younger form of K'arasaĸ.
Qarasäs f Bashkir
Means "black-haired" in Bashkir.
Qarasuu f Karachay-Balkar
Means "black water" in Karachay-Balkar.
Qarawi m & f Quechua
Means "song" in Quechua.
Qarchig'ay f Uzbek
Uzbek feminine name refering to a kind of sparrowhawk.
Qardagh m Ancient Aramaic
Meaning and origin unknown. He is a 4th saint venerated in Chaldean Catholic Church, Assyrian Church of the East, Syro-Malabar Church. Mar Qardagh (Mar means "lord" and it's like "holy"a honorific title) was a Sassanid prince who was martyred for converting to Christianity... [more]
Qareh m Ancient Near Eastern
Means "the bald one" in a Semitic language, possibly Phoenician.
Qarliğaş f Shor
Means "swallow (bird)" in Shor.
Qartuat f Greenlandic
Younger form of K'artuvat.
Qasallak m Greenlandic
Greenlandic name meaning "lightweight red wood". It was also a term for a piece of soft red wood shaped as human with a weapon and placed in the inner forefront of a qajaq to ward off witches, since it was believed that they were afraid of this piece of wood... [more]
Qasaloq f Greenlandic
Younger form of K'asaloĸ.
Qasapi m Greenlandic
Younger form of K'asape.
Qaschx'we m Circassian
Circassian masculine name meaning "sky blue".
Qashqargul f Uzbek
Means "aster" in Uzbek.
Qasım m Azerbaijani, Karakalpak
Azerbaijani and Karakalpak form of Qasim.
Qasmūna f Medieval Arabic (Moorish), Judeo-Arabic
Derived from قَسَمَ (qasama) meaning "to divide, to distribute". This was the name of a twelfth century Arabic-language Jewish poetess in Andalusia.
Qassimeq m Greenlandic
Younger form of K'ássimaĸ.
Qasym m Kazakh
Variant transcription of Kasym.
Qatibe f Albanian
Etymology uncertain.
Qavak m Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of K'avak.
Qawari f & m Quechua
Means "song" in Quechua.
Qaya m Karachay-Balkar
Means "rock, cliff" in Karachay-Balkar.
Qaymoq f Uzbek
Means "cream", "flower", or "fruit (reward)" in Uzbek.
Qazaq m Karachay-Balkar
Means "alone, lone" in Karachay-Balkar.
Qazim m Albanian
Albanian form of Kazim.
Qebehsenuef m Egyptian Mythology
Means "he who refreshes his brothers".... [more]
Qelbinur f Uyghur
Uyghur form of Qalbinur.
Qelebije f Albanian
Etymology uncertain.
Qëndrak m Albanian
From qendër "center, middle", with -ak adjective suffix.
Qëndrake f Albanian
From the Albanian qëndrak meaning "resolute".
Qendresa f Kosovar
The name Qendresa is of Albanian origin and means “Strive” or “Stay Strong”.
Qëndrim m Albanian
Means "stance" in Albanian.
Qëndrime f Albanian
Feminine form of Qëndrim.
Qenehelo f Sotho
Means "pity" in Sesotho.
Qepparmiu f & m Greenlandic
Means "one who roams in the middle" in Greenlandic.
Qerim m Albanian
Albanian form of Karim.
Qerime f Albanian
Albanian form of Karima.
Qershina f Albanian
Probably from the Albanian qershi meaning "cherry".
Qershine f Albanian
Etymology uncertain, perhaps from qershi meaning "cherry".
Qershiza f Albanian
Derived from Albanian qershi meaning "cherry".
Qershize f Albanian
Means "blueberry" in Albanian.
Qershore f Albanian
Means "green apple (variety)" in Albanian.
Qeşeng f Kurdish
Means "pretty" in Kurdish.
Qeshet f & m Ancient Hebrew
Ancient Hebrew transcription of Keshet.
Qeshore f Albanian
From the name of a variety of summer-ripening green apple.
Qetesh f Egyptian Mythology
The name of a goddess of fertility, sacred ecstasy and sexual pleasure, derived from the Semitic root Q-D-Š which means "holy".
Qeti f Albanian
Means "state of calm, stillness" in Albanian.
Qetsiyah f American (Modern, Rare), Popular Culture
Variant of Keziah. A character in TV show The Vampire Diaries bears this name.
Qeynan m Arabic
Arabic form of Kenan.
Qhawa f Quechua
Means "one who watches, one who monitors" in Quechua.
Qhispe f Quechua
Variant of Qhispi.
Qhispi f Quechua
From Quechua qhispikay meaning "freedom, free".
Qhora f Quechua
Variant of Qura.
Qi m & f Chinese
The logograph 氣 is read with two Chinese pronunciations, the usual qi 氣 "air; vital energy" and the rare archaic 氣 "to present food" (later disambiguated with 餼).... [more]
Qia m & f Chinese
From Chinese 洽 (qià) meaning "just, exactly, precisely; proper", 恰 (qiā) meaning "to blend with, be in harmony; to penetrate; to cover; a river in Shenxi" or other characters that are pronounced similarly.
Qianchun f & m Chinese
From Chinese 千 (qiān) meaning "thousand" combined with 春 (chūn) meaning "spring". Other character combinations can form this name as well.
Qianfan m Chinese
Meaning "thousand sails" in Chinese. Combined with 前 (qián) "front, forward" and 番 (fān).
Qiang f Chinese
Means "rose" in Chinese.
Qiangwei f Chinese
Chinese female name meaning "rose" or "rambler rose, wild rose".
Qiangying m & f Chinese
Qiangying means tough in Chinese.
Qianhuang m Chinese, Chinese Mythology, Far Eastern Mythology
From the characters 乾 (qián, a trigram symbol that represents “heaven”) and 荒 (huāng, meaning “wilderness, wasteland”). This is supposedly the personal name of Zhuanxu, one of the Five Emperors and grandson of the Yellow Emperor (Xuanyuan).
Qian-ning m & f Chinese
Chinese variant of Channing.
Qianqiu m Chinese
From the characters 千 (qiān, meaning “thousand”) and 秋 (qīu, meaning “autumn”). This was a very common name for men during the Han dynasty (202 BCE - 220 CE). One of its bearers was Tian Qianqiu (田千秋), a prime minister of the Western Han period (202 BCE - 9 CE)... [more]
Qianru f Chinese
From Chinese 倩 (qiàn) meaning "beautiful, elegant" combined with 儒 (rú) meaning "scholar" or "Confucianism" or 如 (rú) meaning "to be like", as well as other character combinations.
Qiao f Chinese
From Chinese 巧 (qiǎo) meaning "skillful".
Qiáozhì m Chinese
Chinese form of George.
Qidy m Igbo
Variant of Chidi.
Qieluo f Chinese
Derived from 伽 (qie) meaning "eggplant" and 羅 (luo) meaning "net for catching birds" or "gauze".
Qila f Greenlandic
Means "she, who is asking the spirits" in Greenlandic.
Qiliç m Karachay-Balkar
Means "sword, saber" in Karachay-Balkar.
Qiliçbiy m Karachay-Balkar
From the Karachay-Balkar къылыч (qılıç) meaning "sword, saber" and бий (biy)# meaning "bey, prince".
Qilichyoz f Uzbek
Derived from Uzbek qilich meaning "sword" and yoz meaning "summer".
Qimmatoy f Uzbek
Derived from Uzbek qimmat meaning "dear, precious, priceless" and oy meaning "moon".
Qimmiq m & f Inuit
Means "dog" in Inuit.
Qımsat f Karachay-Balkar
Karachay-Balkar form of Qismat.
Qin m & f Chinese
Possibly from 秦 (Qin) regarding the Qin Dinasty (221 BC–206 BC), itself coming from Qin, an ancient Chinese state. ... [more]
Qingchun f Chinese
Qing means "young,blue,green" and Chun means "season of spring".
Qingfang f & m Chinese
From Chinese 清 (qīng) meaning "clear, pure, clean" or 晴 (qíng) meaning "clear weather" combined with 芳 (fāng) meaning "fragrant, virtuous, beautiful"... [more]
Qingfeng m & f Chinese
From Chinese 青 (qīng) meaning "blue, green, young", 卿 (qīng) meaning "minister, noble, officer", 清 (qīng) meaning "clear, pure, clean" or 庆 (qìng) meaning "congratulate, celebrate" combined with 峰 (fēng) meaning "summit, peak, top" or 风 (fēng) meaning "wind, style"... [more]
Qinghua m & f Chinese
From Chinese 清 (qīng) meaning "clear, pure, clean", 庆 (qìng) meaning "congratulate, celebrate" or 青 (qīng) meaning "blue, green, young" combined with 华 (huá) meaning "splendid, illustrious, flowery, Chinese" or 骅 (huá) meaning "chesnut horse, fine horse"... [more]
Qingmei f & m Chinese
Combination of Qing and Mei. Alternatively, the first character can be used as 清 (qīng) meaning "pure, clean," 庆 (qìng) meaning "celebration" or 晴 (qíng) meaning "clear/fine weather."... [more]
Qingshan m Chinese
Meaning "Celebrating Goodness"
Qingyang m & f Chinese
From Chinese 慶 (qìng) meaning "to celebrate, celebration" combined with 陽 (yáng) meaning "light, sun", as well as other character combinations that can form this name.
Qinmei f Chinese
From Chinese 美 (qín) meaning "piano, Japanese harp" combined with 美 (měi) meaning "beautiful". Other character combinations can form this name as well.
Qinoq f Greenlandic
Means "ice sludge" in Greenlandic.
Qinyin f Chinese
From the Chinese character 琴 (qín) meaning "piano, Japanese harp" combined with 音 (yīn) meaning "sound, noise, tone". ... [more]
Qiong f & m Chinese
From Chinese 琼 (qióng) meaning "fine jade, exquisite, beautiful" or 瓊 (qióng) meaning "red jade", as well as other characters that are pronounced similarly.
Qiongchan m Chinese, Chinese Mythology, Far Eastern Mythology
From the characters 穷 (qióng, meaning “to reach a limit” or “poor”) and 蝉 (chán, meaning “cicada”). This name was borne by one of the sons of Zhuanxu who was given ownership of the Gumu (姑幕) Kingdom... [more]
Qiperoq m Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of K'iperoĸ.
Qiqi f Chinese
From Chinese 琦 () meaning "gem" or 七 () meaning "seven" all combined with themselves. Other character combinations can form this name as well.... [more]
Qiqirn m & f New World Mythology, Inuit Mythology
In Inuit mythology, Qiqirn is a large, bald dog spirit.
Qira f New World Mythology (Modern, Rare)
Varient of Ciara, and possibly from "奇拉", meaning "Odd Pull".
Qırğıy f Karachay-Balkar
Means "slender" in Karachay-Balkar.
Qirin m African American
A chimerical creature from East Asian mythology (Chinese/pinyin: qílín, Japanese kirin).
Qirmizgul f Uzbek
Derived from Uzbek qirmiz(i) meaning "red, scarlet" and gul meaning "rose, flower".
Qirmizi f Uzbek
Means "red, scarlet" in Uzbek.
Qirmizoy f Uzbek
Derived from Uzbek qirmiz(i) meaning "red, scarlet" and oy meaning "moon".
Qitarah f Arabic
Meaning "fragrant" in Arabic.
Qiteq f & m Greenlandic
Younger form of K'iteĸ.
Qiteraq m Greenlandic
Younger form of K'iteraĸ.
Qitornaq f Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of K'itornaĸ.
Qittoora f Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of K'ítôra.
Qittuula f Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of K'ítûla.
Qitura f Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of K'itura.
Qivioq m & f Greenlandic
Greenlandic unisex name meaning "fluff, down".
Qiyue f Chinese
七月 translates as July. Other combinations are possible
Qizbibi f Uzbek
Derived from Uzbek qiz meaning "girl" and bibi meaning "learned woman".
Qiziloy f Uzbek
Derived from Uzbek qizil meaning "red" and oy meaning "moon".
Qizoy f Uzbek
Derived from Uzbek qiz meaning "girl" and oy meaning "moon".
Qobil m Tajik, Uzbek
Tajik and Uzbek form of Qabil.
Qobila f Uzbek
Derived from Uzbek qobil meaning "able, gifted" or "obedient".
Qobilbibi f Uzbek
Derived from qobil meaning "able, gifted" or "obedient" and bibi meaning "learned woman".
Qodir m Tajik, Uzbek
Tajik and Uzbek form of Qadir.
Qodira f Uzbek
Derived from Uzbek qodir meaning "capable".
Qofiya f Uzbek
Means "rhyme" or "rhyming letter" in Uzbek.
Qolansäs f Bashkir
From Bashkir ҡолан (qolan) meaning "light brown" and сәс (säs) meaning "hair".
Qolbanat f Bashkir
From Bashkir ҡол (qol) meaning "obedient, docile" and банат (banat) meaning "girl".
Qolbikä f Bashkir
From Bashkir ҡол (qol) meaning "obedient, docile" and feminine name element бикә (bikä).
Qonaq m Karachay-Balkar
Means "guest" in Karachay-Balkar.
Qo'ng'iroy f Uzbek
Derived from qo'ng'ir which can mean "brown", "reddish brown", "dark grey" or "great crested grebe" and oy meaning "moon".
Qongqor m Medieval Mongolian
Means "chestnut (horse colour)" in Middle Mongolian.
Qooqa m Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of K'ôĸa.
Qooqqa f Greenlandic
Younger form of K'ôrĸa.
Qoqa f Chechen
Means "dove, rock pigeon" in Chechen.
Qoqanani m & f Ndebele
Means "organise yourself" in Ndebele.
Qora f Quechua
Variant of Qura.
Qorachoch f Uzbek
Derived from qora meaning "black" and choch meaning "hair".
Qorane m Somali
Means "writer" in Somali.
Qoraqiz f Uzbek
Derived from qora meaning "black" and qiz meaning "girl".
Qoraqosh f Uzbek
Means "having black eyebrows" in Uzbek, which is a sign of beauty. It may also refer to a kind of iris flower.
Qorasoch f Uzbek
Likely an alternative form of Qorachoch, although soch can also mean "thrush".
Qorasuluv f Uzbek
Derived from Uzbek qora meaning "black" and sulu(v) meaning "beautiful".
Qorbibi f Uzbek
Derived from qor meaning "snow" and bibi meaning "learned woman".
Qori f Quechua
Variant of Quri.
Q'orianka f Quechua
Quechua feminine name derived from the words qori meaning "gold" and anka which means "eagle".
Qorsuk m Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of K'orsuk.
Qorxmaz m Azerbaijani
Means "brave, intrepid, fearless" in Azerbaijani.
Qorxol f Uzbek
Uzbek feminine name derived from qor meaning "snow" and xol meaning "mole, dot, beauty mark".
Qosim m Tajik, Uzbek, Indonesian
Tajik, Uzbek and Indonesian form of Qasim.
Qoyašbikä f Bashkir
From Bashkir ҡояш (qoyaš) meaning "sun" and feminine name element бикә (bikä).
Qoyçu m Karachay-Balkar
Means "shepherd" in Karachay-Balkar.
Qoyko m Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of Gojko.
Qo'zibuvish f Uzbek
Derived from qo'zi meaning "lamb" and buvish meaning "lady".
Qo'zigul f Uzbek
Derived from qo'zi meaning "lamb" and gul "rose, flower".
Qo'zioy f Uzbek
Derived from Uzbek qo'zi meaning "lamb" and oy meaning "moon".
Qozu m Karachay-Balkar
Means "lamb" in Karachay-Balkar.
Qrow m Popular Culture
Variant of Crow used in the web series 'RWBY'.
Quaa f Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of K'uâ.
Quaco m Afro-American (Slavery-era)
Form of Kwaku used by early slaves in the American South and Jamaica. It was sometimes Anglicized as Jack.
Quade m English
Transferred use of the surname Quade.
Quadequina m Wampanoag
Brother of Massasoit who may have introduced popcorn to the Pilgrims.
Quadim m Arabic
Means "ancient" in Arabic.
Quadrado m Portuguese
Portuguese form of Quadratus.
Quadragesimus m History
Means "fortieth" in Latin, from quadraginta "forty". The number 40 has many biblical references, including the 40 days Jesus fasted in the wilderness before beginning his ministry, and the 40 hours he lay in the tomb before the resurrection... [more]
Quadrat m French
French form of Quadratus.
Quadratilla f Ancient Roman
Roman cognomen, meaning "quartered" and used as a feminine form of Quadratus. ... [more]
Quadrato m Italian
Italian form of Quadratus.
Quadratus m Late Roman
Derived from Latin quadratus meaning "square." This name has been borne by several saints, such as Quadratus the Apologist of Athens.
Quaid m English (Rare)
Transferred use of the surname Quaid.
Quail m & f English (Rare)
Transferred use of the surname Quail.
Quamdeen m Yoruba
Means "pillar of (the) faith" in Yoruba.
Quan m African American
Borrowing of Quân or Kwan, used primarily by African Americans.
Quan m & f Chinese
From Chinese 泉 (quán) meaning "spring, fountain", 权 (quán) meaning "power, right, authority", 全 (quán) meaning "whole, entire, all", 荃 (quán) meaning "fine cloth" or other characters that are pronounced similarly.
Quanda f African American
Derived from the element Quanda. A merged form of Quanna and Shonda.
Quant m Ancient Germanic, Medieval Scandinavian
Middle High German, Middle Low German quant "smart aleck, pranskter, rogue, imp".
Quantella f English (American)
Probably created as a rhyme to Chantella.
Quán Thế Âm f Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of Guanyin.
Quantis m & f African American
Transferred use of the surname Quantis.
Quantum m English (Modern, Rare)
From Latin, neuter of quantus.
Quao m Afro-American (Slavery-era)
Form of Yaw used by early slaves in the American South and Jamaica. This was the name of an 18th-century Jamaican rebel slave who co-led a community of formerly enslaved Africans called the Windward Maroons.
Quaoar m & f New World Mythology, Astronomy
Also known as Chingichngish, Ouiamot, Tobet and Saor, Quaoar is the name of an important figure in the mythology of the so-called Mission Indians of coastal Southern California, a group of Takic-speaking peoples, today divided into the Payomkowishum (Luiseño), Tongva (Gabrieliño and Fernandeño), and Acjachemem (Juaneño) tribes or peoples... [more]
Quaraq m Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of K'uaraĸ.
Quaresma m & f Portuguese (Brazilian, Rare)
Means "Lent", the liturgical time, in Portuguese.
Quarta f Ancient Roman
Feminine form of Quartus. This was borne by a Catholic saint and martyr.
Quartilla f Ancient Roman
Diminutive of Quarta. In Roman times it was usually given to the fourth-born child (from Latin quartus "fourth"). This was the name of a character in Petronius' 1st-century novel 'The Satyricon'.
Quartino m Italian
Italian form of Quartinus.