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Gender: F Meaning of Quintana: "the fifth girl" Origin of Quintana: Spanish

Mexican place-name famously used by Joan Didion for her daughter, Quintana Roo.

Famous People Named Quintana

Andrés Eligio Quintana Roo, Mexican politician; founded the Mexican state of the same name
Mario de Miranda Quintana, Brazilian poet and translator
Quintana Roo Dunne Michael, daughter of writers Joan Didion and John Gregory Dunn

Pop Culture References for the name Quintana

Princess Quintana of Charyn, character in the Lumatere Chronicles by Melina Marchetta
Dante Quintana, character in "Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe" by Benjamin Alire Saenz