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Boys name or Girls name
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Posted 13 February 2013 - 05:55 PM
It sounds like a masculine name or a surname to me, so my first guess if I saw that name written down would be "boy".
But, I suspect I'm in the minority.
Posted 13 February 2013 - 06:00 PM
Either, not sure which it is traditionally but know both boys and girls with it. I would use it for a boy personally but wouldn't think it out of place on a girl.
Posted 13 February 2013 - 07:17 PM
I would have said boy once, but now I see it as unisex.
Posted 13 February 2013 - 07:25 PM
Quin(n) means "five" or "fifth".
It doesn't have a "gender" bias.
Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:34 AM
I prefer it as a boy's name, but don't see it as a problem for either.
Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:49 AM
I think of it as a girls name. A lady whose daughter was in DD2's class last year had a baby girl and named her Quinn
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