Meaning and Origin of Quigley - FamilyEducation

Meaning and Origin of: Quigley

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Boy name origins & meanings:

  • Irish : Maternal side

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Family name origins & meanings:

  • Irish : reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Coigligh ‘descendant of Coigleach’, a byname apparently representing a simplified form of coigealach ‘like a distaff’, ‘untidy person’. This was originally a Mayo name.