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Gender: Male Meaning of Quimby: "from the woman's estate" Origin of Quimby: Norse

The name Quimby is a boy's name of Norse origin meaning "from the woman's estate". Quimby and discussed in our forums with posts like "Adding then Eliminating - Boys Themed".

From the experts:

Virtually never heard in this country -- and probably not very often in Scandinavia -- with a quirky quality.

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Famous People Named Quimby

Eugene Quimby "Red" Tobin, American RAF pilot in WWII
Daniel Arthur Quimby "Danny" Cruz, American soccer player
Seibert Quimby Duntley, American physicist
Roxanne Quimby, American artist and businesswoman, cofounder of Burt's Bees

Pop Culture References for the name Quimby

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

Quemby, Quenbey, Quinby


Rosie2525 Says:


That was my first thought, too! :D

Bri21 Says:


You just know there will be "Mayor Quimby" jokes.