Dictionary of Medieval Names
from European Sources

Quintana m. Of uncertain origin, possibly deriving from Latin quintus 'fifth'.

Portugal
Latin
1256 Quintanam (acc) PHGCRP-I no. 17
Spain
Catalan
1510 Quintana valencia1510 498
Cite as: S.L. Uckelman. "Quintana". In S.L. Uckelman, ed. The Dictionary of Medieval Names from European Sources, Edition 2017, no. 1. http://dmnes.org/2017/1/name/Quintana.