"descendant of Caoinlean, slender "

Quinlan Origin and Meaning

The name Quinlan is a girl's name meaning "descendant of Caoinlean, slender ".

Quinlan is an Irish surname name given to a few dozen baby girls in the US each year. With the success of Quinn as a girls' name, Quinlan and its variant spellings Quinlin and Quinlyn might follow behind.

A fitting choice for a fifth baby, since quin in Latin signifies five.

Quinlan in Pop Culture

  • Bryce Quinlanmain character of crescent City, House of Earth and Blood by Sarah J. maas