Variation of Quenby, English
"queen's settlement"

Quimby Origin and Meaning

The name Quimby is a boy's name of Scandinavian, Norse origin meaning "queen's settlement".

Virtually never heard in this country, with a quirky quality.

Famous People Named Quimby

  • Eugene Quimby "Red" TobinAmerican RAF pilot in WWII
  • Daniel Arthur Quimby "Danny" CruzAmerican soccer player
  • Seibert Quimby DuntleyAmerican physicist
  • Roxanne QuimbyAmerican artist and businesswoman, cofounder of Burt's Bees

Quimby in Pop Culture

  • Joseph Fitzgerald O'Malley Fitzpatrick O'Donnell The Edge "Diamond Joe" QuimbyJr., mayor of Springfield on TV's "The Simpsons"
  • Jane Quimbymain character on TV's "Jane by Design"
  • Fletcher Pumpernickel Quimbycharacter on TV's "ANT Farm"
  • Ramona Quimbymain character of Ramona series by Beverly Cleary
  • Quimby the Mousecomic strip character by Chris Ware
  • Chief Quimbycharacter in the Inspector Gadget series
  • QuimbyHungarian rock band
  • Sounds like slang word "quim"