Quinn is a surname in the English language, that is derived from the Irish language. The name is derived from the Irish Ó Cuinn, ie descendants of Conn. It means wisdom or chief. It arose separately among unrelated families, such as those of Thomond and Tir Eoghan. It is Ireland's 19th most numerous surname, 255th in England and Wales, and 402nd in the United States.
People commonly known by their family nameQuinn include: