Quintana Name Meaning

Spanish, Catalan, Asturian-Leonese, and Galician: habitational name from any of the numerous places, large and small, named Quintana, from quintana ‘country house’ (originally having a tax liability of one fifth of the annual produce). variant of French Quintaine, from an Old French term denoting a post for jousting practice, hence a nickname for one who was skilled at this.

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List of People with Surname Quintana

According to our database, there are a total of 10,466 people with the surname Quintana. Among these people surnamed Quintana, there are about 1,464 distinct names, with an average of 7 people who have the same name. Elizabeth Quintana, Martha Quintana and Rafael Quintana are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Quintana, with 58, 52 and 51 people respectively.

Besides that, we found that California has the largest number of people surnamed Quintana, with a total of 2,411 people, and there are a total of 811 distinct names among these people. Colorado is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Quintana, with a total of 1,261 people and an average of 608 distinct names.