Name: Quigley

Origin and Meaning of the Name Quigley

  • Meaning:
    Descendant of Coigleach
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (KWIG lee)
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Miscellaneous Info for Quigley

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Quigley is a variant of the surname Quickley. Whilst Quickley can be of either English or Irish origin, Quigley is a variation of Quickley as an anglicization of Coigligh ('descendant of Coigleach'). Coigleach is of uncertain origin but thought to be from 'coigeallach', meaning an untidy person.

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