Also used in Portuguese and Spanish, although this name is rare in Spain, with only 67 bearers (source: Instituto Nacional de Estadística).

This name is more used in Latin America. (
Valdemar is also Czech and Estonian. The name day for Valdemar in the Czech Republic is May 27. The name day for Valdemar in Estonia is April 18.

Also Estonian:
Reminds me of "Voldemort". Probably shouldn't use in the US.
Pronounced VAHL-de-mahr in Swedish.
Also used in Portugal and pronounced val-də-MAR.
Valdemar (1622-1656) was the son of King Christian IV of Denmark and his second wife Kirsten.
Valdemar (1858-1939) was the youngest son of King Christian IX and his wife Luise. He was the brother of Queen Alexandra of the UK and Tsarina Maria Feodorovna of Russia.
Valdemar is a popular forename in the Danish royal family. Prince Joachim (Prince Christian's uncle) and Prince Felix (Christian's cousin and Joachim's second son) have Valdemar or Waldemar as one of their names.
This is the second name of our new little Danish prince. Christian Valdemar Henri John. He got the name the 21st January 2006.

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