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#1 Shaye

Posted 13 February 2013 - 05:53 PM

Is Quinn a boys name or GIrls name??

#2 9ferals

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.

#3 jai*

Posted 13 February 2013 - 05:58 PM

I like it for either.

#4 Bam1

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.

#5 Gudrun

Posted 13 February 2013 - 06:04 PM


#6 wish*upon*a*star

Posted 13 February 2013 - 06:16 PM

Either but I like it better for a girl

#7 fifi-trixibelle

Posted 13 February 2013 - 07:03 PM

100% boy for me.

#8 Ingrid the Swan

Posted 13 February 2013 - 07:05 PM

Unisex for me

#9 Astrocyte

Posted 13 February 2013 - 07:12 PM

Unisex for me as well. I love it for a boy or girl.

#10 tres-chic

Posted 13 February 2013 - 07:17 PM

I would have said boy once, but now I see it as unisex.

#11 AmazonBabe

Posted 13 February 2013 - 07:25 PM

Quin(n) means "five" or "fifth".

It doesn't have a "gender" bias.


#12 Zephie Chugger

Posted 13 February 2013 - 07:40 PM

Unisex , but I like it for a girl

#13 Bel Rowley

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.

#14 Ianthe

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:41 AM


#15 Iris37

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 original.gif

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