Meaning and Origin of Quill - FamilyEducation

Meaning and Origin of: Quill

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Boy name origins & meanings:

  • Irish : Cub

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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.