Quinn Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Quinn:
Derived from the Irish surname O' Quinn which is from the Gaelic O' Cuinn (descendant of Conn). The name is derived from conn (wisdom, reason, intelligence).
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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Means- descendent of conn
Means wise one
its origin is Irish/Gaelic
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Quinn Allman, American musician
Quinn Buckner, American former basketball player
Quinn Cummings, child actress
Quinn Martin, television producer
Quinn Norton, journalist, photographer and blogger
- Quinn in song, story & screen
Quinn Garvey, a character (Barney's stripper girlfriend) on the TV series "How I Met Your Mother"
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Quinn Morgendorffer, the sister of Daria in the animated TV series "Daria."
"The Mighty Quinn," song by Manfred Mann.
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Haley's sister is named Quinn on One Tree Hill.
Dr. Michaela Quinn on TV show "Dr. Quinn Medicine Woman"
Quinn Mallory on TV show "Sliders"
Quinn Perkins - Olivia Pope's employee on Scandal
"Dr.Quinn, Medicine Woman" Television show from 1993-1998