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Gender: Male Origin of Quill: Irish, diminutive of Quillan or Quiller; also English word name Meaning of Quiller: English occupational name, "scribe, writer with a quill pen"

The name Quill is a boy's name of Irish origin. Quill and is often added to lists like Nature Names for Babies and discussed in our forums with posts like "Love, Like, Lose -- Outlandish/Guilty Pleasures edition!".

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Quill is a unique possibility for the child of writers -- even if they do use computers rather than pens; could also serve as a rhyming tribute to an ancestor named Gil, Phil, or Bill (or Jill).

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Pop Culture References for the name Quill

Quill aka Max Jordan, character in X-Men comics
Quill, female character in X-Men comics
Quill, two other characters in Marvel comics
Peter Quill aka Star-Lord, character in Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy comics and films
"Quill," 2004 Japanese film about a guide dog named Quill
Quil Ateara V, a werewolf in the Twilight Saga