From Qadir to Quirino and everything in between, hundreds of baby boy names starting with the letter Q along with the meanings and origin of each name.
Baby Naming Tip – The meaning of a name is definitely something to consider when choosing your baby's name. You can add special significance to your name choice if it means something that matters deeply to you. Whether spiritual, literary, or symbolic, a name's meaning can be a guiding factor when deciding on baby boy names.
Most Popular Baby Boy Names Starting with Q in 2018
First we'll start with the most popular baby boy names from 2018. They were:
Quinn was the most popular baby boy name starting with Q in 2018. This should come as no surprise as Quinn has been the most common baby boy name starting with Q as far back as 2009. What a run!
Here’s how the top three names have looked over the past decade:
Quinn wasn’t just popular for Q boy names in 2018. Overall it was the number 384 most popular name among all baby boy names in 2018.
Just for fun, let’s take a look at the most popular baby boy names beginning with Q throughout history.
Unique Baby Boy Names Starting With Q
While it’s fun to see what lots of other people are naming their babies, many people prefer to find baby names that are more uncommon. To that end, below is the some of the more unique baby boy names starting with Q.
Overall, Quillan was the 5439th most popular boy name in 2018 with 17 babies. That means there were 49x more Quinns than Quillans last year. That makes it a very unique name!
If you don’t have your name in mind yet, don’t worry! Below we present even more baby boy names — including middle names — starting with Q, the name’s meaning and origin. Good luck and have a wonderful day.
Qadir through Quirino
- Qadir Arabic — Powerful.
- Qasim Arabic — One who shares or distributes.
- Quasim Arabic — one who divides goods among his people
- Quemby Old Norse — From the woman’s estate.
- Quennel French — The one who lives at the little Oak tree.
- Quentin Latin — The fifth, as in the fifth-born child. A boy or girl’s name.
- Quigley Irish Gaelic — A spinning distaff.
- Quillan Irish Gaelic — A cub.
- Quilliam Gaelic — Gaelic form of William. A strong and resolute protector.
- Quimby Old Norse — From the woman’s estate.
- Quinby Scandinavian — from the queen?s estate
- Quince — From Shakespeare’s play Midsummer-Night’s Dream.
- Quincy Latin/French — The fifth, as in fifth child. A boy or girl’s name.
- Quinlan Irish Gaelic — Well-shaped, athletic.
- Quinn Irish Gaelic — Wise and intelligent. A boy or girl’s name.
- Quinney Gaelic — The son of the crafty one.
- Quintin Latin — The fifth, as in the fifth-born child.
- Quinton Latin — The fifth, as in the fifth-born child.
- Quintus Latin — Fifth, as in the fifth child.
- Quirce Spanish — The name of a 4th-century martyr.
- Quirino Spanish — The name of a 4th-century martyr.