Joaquin is a derivative (Spanish) of the English, French, German, and Polish name Joachim.
Joaquin is also a derivative (Spanish) of the English name Joshua.
A form of the name is the Spanish spelling variant Joaquín.
Joaquin is rather popular as a baby boy name. The name has been increasing in popularity since the 1940s. At the height of its usage in 2008, 0.057% of baby boys were named Joaquin. It had a ranking of #275 then. In 2015, its usage was 0.053% and its ranking #321. Within the family of boy names directly related to Joaquin, Joshua was the most regularly used. In 2015, it was more commonly used than Joaquin by 9 times.
Baby names that sound like Joaquin include Chason, Haakim, Haakon, Haashim, Hacan, Hackim, Hackman, Hacmann, Hagan, Hagen, Haggan, Haggen, Haggin, Haggon, Haggun, Haggyn, Hagin, Hagon, Hagun, and Hagyn.
† English pronunciation for Joaquin: HH as in "he (HH.IY)" ; W as in "we (W.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"
A famous person named Joaquin is Joaquin Phoenix, Actor, born 28 October 1974, San Juan, Puerto Rico.