From Italian quattro
meaning "four" and occhi
meaning "eyes", a nickname for a person who wore glasses. It is usually found in Sicily.
From a given name that was derived from Old English cwen
meaning "queen, woman"
. In some occurrences it may have been a nickname.
Nickname for a quick or agile person, ultimately from Old English cwic
Anglicized form of Irish Ó Cuaig
meaning "descendant of Cuaig"
, a given name of unknown meaning.
Anglicized form of Irish Ó Coigligh
meaning "descendant of Coigleach"
, a given name meaning "untidy".
Originally from various place names in Normandy that were derived from the given name QUINTUS
From Irish Ó Caoindealbháin
, which means "descendant of Caoindealbhán"
, a given name meaning "comely form".
Anglicized form of Irish Ó Cuinn
meaning "descendant of CONN"
From various Spanish place names derived from quiñón
meaning "shared piece of land"
, derived from Latin quinque
QUINTANA Spanish, Catalan
Originally indicated someone who lived on a piece of land where the rent was a fifth of its produce, from Spanish and Catalan quintana
"fifth", from Latin quintus
Anglicized form of Irish Ó Cuirc
meaning "descendant of Corc"
, a given name meaning "heart".
Denoted a person from one of the various places of this name in Spain, which may derive from Galician queiroa