Name: Valentine

Origin and Meaning of the Name Valentine

  • Meaning:
    Healthy, strong
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  • Pronunciation:
    (VAL en tyn); (val en TEEN)
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Miscellaneous Info for Valentine

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  • Used in:
    English and French speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    English masculine form of the Latin 'Valentinus', meaning "strong, healthy".
    It is also the French feminine form of the name (pronounced [val en TEEN]).

    Valentine's Day is a conventional holiday to celebrate sweethearts and love and occurs every February 14th.

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