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Quill referrs to a quill pen made out of a bird’s feather, or referring to a spindle or bobbin used in yarn, meaning “fragment of reed” and “shaft of a feather” which may be derived from Low German quiele from Middle High German kil (quill, large feather) though the origin behind that is unknown. Quill is also a Gaelic surname, the anglicized form of Ó’Cuill meaning “descendant of Coll”, Coll meaning “hazel tree” which derives from Proto-Celtic.

Origin: German, Proto-Celtic


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