Quentin

Male

Meaning

As in Quentin Tarantino.

Origin

French

Pronunciation

/kwɛn.tɪn/

Traits associated with the name Quentin:

Dogs named Quentin tend to be loving, loyal, and industrious. This name is also associated with companionship, and intelligence.

What does it say about you to have a dog named Quentin?

Naming your dog Quentin suggests that you have a creative and unique personality. You may also have a strong appreciation for literature, as Quentin is a name often associated with the works of William Shakespeare.

Is Quentin a good dog name?

Quentin has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Quentin isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Popularity: Overall

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Quentin is not a popular dog name. That's great if you like to stand out from the crowd!

Popularity: Historical Trend

Quentin was, in the past month, the 4009th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of June 2024, Quentin is becoming ever more niche with new puppy owners. Our stats suggest that the name is less fashionable than it was at this time last year.

We've seen quite a lot of variation in rank for this name, which may suggest seasonal factors or interest driven by pop culture events.

In the past week, Quentin was viewed 0 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

The map below shows Quentin's popularity across the United States, according to PupNames data.

Quentin is most adored in South Carolina, Minnesota and Illinois.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Nebraska, Iowa and Washington.

Popularity: Around The World

And this world map shows which countries have the greatest love for the name Quentin.

Most popular breeds named Quentin:

  1. Cocker Spaniel
  2. Chihuahua

Quentin is found in these categories:

intelligent dog names
intelligent

Quentin means "fifth", symbolizing balance and wisdom in numerology.

Dog names like Quentin:

Person From Quincy, France
Fifth
Chinese for handsome/beautiful
Brave, loyal, strong.
Fifth
Spanish diminutive of Enrique.
Quentin dog name meaning

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Pat Chrosniak (Illinois, United States)
I have adopted a mini schnauzer mix pup (12% lab!). I have had 4 pure bred minis previously and miss each one desperately. Even though I am 75, I needed a new partner for myself and my Maltese who is 15 years old and deaf. I chose the name Quentin because it means fifth. He is now 7 months old and a really wonderful, frisky pup who keeps me active. I love him dearly and am now looking for obedience training because he is so lively and happy but very much in need of control. In a way, he is like myself. Quentin is pure black with black eyes. His fur is unusually shiny and fluffy, but he does have a tiny schnauzer beard and sweet floppy ears. He had a teeny white spot of fur on his chest. He was born in Arkansas and they tell me he may have been dropped off at a Walmart parking lot with two siblings. I am so glad that I "saved" him. He is a Yankee now in Illinois. So, I hope that if you are thinking about the name Quentin for your dog, you'll picture my baby and his beautiful characteristics and nature. I don't think he will ever become a film director or producer like Quentin Tarantino, though!
April 06, 2022

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