Quain Coat of Arms, Family Crest and Quain Family History

If you are conducting some Quain family history research then you can view the Quain coat of arms and the name meaning and origin of the name as well as the meaning of symbols below. This is a great place to start when tracing your genealogy and Quain surname history and will help you answer the question 'what is the meaning of my name?'


The names Quain, Quane and Quan in Ireland are taken from the Gaelic O'Cuain families that were located in Counties Sligo and Waterford. This Gaelic name is taken from the first name 'Cuan' and is still found mostly in its original homeland Counties.

A Sept or Clan is a collective term describing a group of persons whose immediate ancestors had a common surname and all inhabited the same lands.

Meaning of Symbols & Colors on the Quain Coat of Arms

Argent/White or Silver Denotes Peace and Sincerity.
Azure/Blue Represents Loyalty and Truth.
The Chevron Denotes Protection. Often granted as a reward to one who has achieved some Notable Enterprise
Oak Tree/Acorns/Oak Leaves Symbol of Antiquity and Strength
Click Here for Wonderful Quain
Christmas, Wedding & Birthday Gifts from Ireland. FREE Worldwide Delivery!

Click Here Now
Get the Quain custom-made
Plaque or Shield with the Quain Family Crest and get a FREE GIFT
Click Here!

Get Quain Coat of Arms Flag. Different styles available and free worldwide delivery.
Click Here!

Click Here Now
Get the discounted Quain High Quality Print and get FREE DELIVERY (limited time offer)
Click Here!

by Michael Green

May Not be Reproduced or Used without Permission
These images and history information are copyright!
You may use up to 4 of them on your personal website but they cannot be used
for any commercial purpose whatsoever. Any attempt to copy large numbers of images
and change them with the intent of passing them off as your own work will be
vigorously contested in the courts of your country.