Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. wa-LEH-ree-oos(Latin)

Meaning & History

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

Related Names

Feminine FormValeria
Other Languages & CulturesValeriy, Valery(Belarusian) Valeri(Bulgarian) Valère(French) Valeri(Georgian) Valerio(Italian) Valērijs(Latvian) Walery(Polish) Valério(Portuguese) Valeriu, Vali(Romanian) Valeri, Valeriy, Valery(Russian) Valerio, Valero(Spanish) Valeriy, Valery(Ukrainian)

People think this name is

classic   mature   formal   upper class   wholesome   strong   refined   strange   complex   serious   nerdy  


Entry updated November 20, 2020