Meaning and Origin of: Quill

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Irish : Cub

Boy name variations

Family name origins & meanings

  • Irish, Scottish, and Manx : reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cuill ‘descendant of Coll’, or of Mac Cuill ‘son of Coll’, a personal name probably based on coll‘hazel tree’. In Ireland this is the name of a Munster family and is sometimes translated as Woods.