Nouns Starting with Q

Starting with QA
  1. qadi
  2. qandahar
  3. qara qum
  4. qat
  5. qatar
  6. qatar peninsula
  7. qatari

Starting with QE
  1. qed
  2. qepiq

Starting with QI
  1. qi
  2. qiang
  3. qiangic
  4. qibla
  5. qin
  6. qin shi huang ti
  7. qindarka
  8. qing
  9. qintar
  10. qizil qum

Starting with QO
  1. qoph

Starting with QU
  1. quack
  2. quack grass
  3. quackery
  4. quackgrass
  5. quad
  6. quadragesima
  7. quadrangle
  8. quadrant
  9. quadrantanopia
  10. quadraphony
  11. quadrate
  12. quadratic
  13. quadratics
  14. quadrature
  15. quadrennium
  16. quadric
  17. quadriceps
  18. quadrilateral
  19. quadrille
  20. quadrillion
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Nouns that Start with Q

Nouns are people, places and things. And sometimes the ideas. In the following section will be a list of emotions, interesting, events, and famous people. Each of the following nouns that start with Q will be used in a sentence.


Emotions that start with Q

Qualm: Uneasiness about the fitness of an action.

  • Jacob was filled with a sense of qualm while he was skipping school.


Quietness: A state of peace and quiet.

  • Minutes after starting his meditation, Mike achieved complete quietness.


Quiver:  An almost pleasurable sensation of fright.

  • After seeing the 20 feet giants, the dwarves began to quiver.


Interesting nouns that start with Q


Quadrennium: A period of four years.

  • Though it was only a month since the couple last seen each other, it felt more like a quadrenium.


Quadriceps: A muscle of the thigh that extends the leg.

  • When you work out, it’s best to do squats to work out your quadriceps.


Quadrille: A square dance of 5 or more figures for 4 or more couples.

  • The music started to pick up pace so fast that the people in the quadrille all started to fall.


Quadruplet: One of four children born at the same time from the same pregnancy.

  • After the delivery of the quadruplets, the family gave all four sons rhyming names.


Quaffer:  A person who drinks heartily.

  • The man denied he was a quaffer when it comes to drinking alcohol.


Events that start with Q


Quake: Shaking and vibration at the surface of the earth resulting from underground movement along a fault plane or from volcanic activity.

  • The village was so close to the active volcano that the quake felt extremely strong.


Quarterfinal: One of the four competitions in an elimination tournament whose winners go on to play in the semifinals.

  • After severely injuring his opponent in the quarterfinal of the martial arts tournament he really sent the tone for his next opponent in the semifinals.


Famous People that start with Q


Quentin Tarantino: United States filmmaker (born in 1963).

  • Quentin Tarantino movie Django Unchained won him an Academy award.


Queen Victoria: Queen of Great Britain and Ireland and empress of India from 1837 to 1901; the last Hanoverian ruler of England (1819-1901).

  • Queen Victoria had nine children and they all went to marry different royal families across the continent.


Queen Isabella: The queen of Castile whose marriage to Ferdinand of Aragon in 1469 marked the beginning of the modern state of Spain; they instituted the Spanish Inquisition in 1478 and sponsored the voyages of Christopher Columbus in 1492 (1451-1504).

  • Queen Isabella, or Isabella the Catholic, brought the crime rate to its lowest ever when she began to reorganize the government system.