Given Name VALENTINA

GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Валентина (Russian, Macedonian), Βαλεντινα (Greek)
PRONOUNCED: va-len-TEE-na (Italian), və-lyin-TYEE-nə (Russian)  [details]

Meaning & History

Feminine form of Valentinus (see VALENTINE (1)). A famous bearer was the Soviet cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova (1937-), who in 1963 became the first woman to visit space.

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DIMINUTIVES: Tina (Italian), Tina (Macedonian), Tina (Slovene)
MASCULINE FORMS: Valentino (Italian), Valentin (Russian), Valentin (Croatian), Valentin (Macedonian), Valentin (Slovene), Valentin (Romanian), Valentín (Spanish), Valentinus (Ancient Roman)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Valentine (French), Walentyna (Polish), Valentína (Slovak), Valentyna (Ukrainian)
SAME SPELLING: Valentína
USER SUBMISSION: Valentīna
Entry updated December 8, 2017