Quinley name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Quinley mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Quinley

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Alt. Meaning

Q is for quiet, your peaceful evenings.

U is for useful, always to others.

I is for intriguing, arousing the curiosity of others

N is for narrator, tell many stories

L is for love, everlasting.

E is for expressive, not one to hold within.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Quinley

Notable Persons With the Last Name Quinley

Trevell Quinley

Trevell was born on January 16th, 1983.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Quinley U.S.
  White 90.06% 64.26%
  African American 4.65% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.06% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.19% 16.26%

Of Last Name Quinley

People with the last name Quinley are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Quinley

  • How Popular is the name Quinley? Quinley is the 18,489th most popular name of all time. As a last name Quinley was the 30,222nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Quinley have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 427 babies born with the first name Quinley in the United States. That's more than enough people named Quinley to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Quinley? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2004 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Quinley first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Quinley is Sunday, November 10th, 1895.
  • What year had the most people named Quinley born? The highest recorded use of the first name Quinley was in 2017 with a total of 59 babies.
  • Random Quinley Factoid: According to the 2018 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Quinley is not a popular baby girl's name in Missouri. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Missouri have the same name in 2018.
  • Weird things about the name Quinley: The name spelled backwards is Yelniuq. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Lniuyqe. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Quinley? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 775 people with the last name Quinley.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Quinley? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Quinley as their last name since less than 1 person in 385k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Quinley name meaning

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