Valentina

Pronunciation: va-hle-hnte-e-na
Origin: Italy
gender-female
Author

Emmy Samtani

Emmy Samtani

Emmy is the founder of Kiindred and mother to 3 little ones. Over the last 4 years, she has worked with some of the most credible experts in the parenting space and is a keen contributor on all things parenthood.
Region Origin: Southern Europe

Valentina is a feminine given name originating from Latin, specifically the Roman name Valentinus, which is derived from the Latin word "valens" meaning "healthy, strong". It is the feminine version of the masculine name Valentine and is synonymous with Saint Valentine's Day, a holiday celebrated worldwide to express love. The name Valentina has become popular in various languages and cultures, including Italian, Greek, Russian, Ukrainian, Belarusian, Serbian, Croatian, Macedonian, Slovene, Romanian, Bulgarian, Portuguese, and Spanish. It is associated with strong and healthy individuals, making it a fitting choice for parents who hope their child's life will be filled with health and love. Some famous people named Valentina include cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova, who became the first woman to visit space in 1963, and various actresses, athletes, and political figures.

Valentina Name Popularity Data

chat-overall Overall: Valentina is currently #312 on Kiindred
gender-female Girl: Valentina is currently #160 on Kiindred Girl Names
gender-male Overall Unique: Valentina is currently #309 on Kiindred Unique Names
gender-female Girl Unique: Valentina is currently #160 on Kiindred Girl Unique Names

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Famous People Named Valentina

  • Valentina Shevchenko: Valentina Shevchenko is a Kyrgyzstani-Peruvian professional mixed martial artist and former Muay Thai fighter known for her success in the UFC.
  • Valentina Sampaio: Valentina Sampaio is a Brazilian model and actress known for being the first openly transgender model for Victoria's Secret and Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue.
  • Valentina Cortese: Valentina Cortese was an Italian actress known for her roles in "La Visita," "Day for Night," and "The Barefoot Contessa." She passed away in 2019.
  • Valentina Lisitsa: Valentina Lisitsa is a Ukrainian-American classical pianist known for her performances and recordings of works by composers such as Rachmaninoff and Beethoven.