Given Name VALERIUS

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: wa-LE-ree-oos (Classical Latin), və-LER-ee-əs (English)   [details]

Meaning & History

Roman family name which was derived from Latin valere "to be strong". This was the name of several early saints.

Categories

emperors, mythology, saints, surnames
FEMININE FORM: Valeria
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Valeri (Bulgarian), Valère (French), Valeri (Georgian), Valerio (Italian), Valērijs (Latvian), Walery (Polish), Valério (Portuguese), Valeriu, Vali (Romanian), Valeri, Valeriy, Valery (Russian), Valerio, Valero (Spanish)