I prefer Valerie. I don't find it dated, but I don't think that it will become really popular again anytime soon. It hasn't been long enough.
Valeria is a pretty name when it's pronounced vah-LAY-ryah, but it's more likely to be mispronounced than Valerie. I don't like VAL-ə-ree-a.
This message was edited by the author on October 1, 2012 at 9:13 PM