Associations to the word «Quincy»

Wiktionary

QUINCY, proper noun. A surname​.
QUINCY, proper noun. An American male given name transferred from the surname.
QUINCY, proper noun. Any of a number of places in the U.S.A. named after people with the surname.

Dictionary definition

QUINCY, noun. American patriot who presented the colonists' grievances to the English king (1744-1775).

Wise words

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