What does Valencia mean?
Valencia \v(a)-len-cia, val(e)-ncia\ as a girls' name is pronounced vah-LEN-cee-ah. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Valencia is "strong, healthy". From Valentinus, a saint's name. Also a place name for the city on the Mediterranean coast of Spain, known for its oranges.
Valencia▼ has 1 variant: Valentia.
For more on this name, see also the related girl name Valentina.
Valencia is a very popular first name for females (#1194 out of 4276, Top 28%) and also a very popular surname for all people (#616 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Valencia for girls. Valencia was first listed in 1950-1959 and reached its highest position of #712 in the U.S. during 1960-1969, but is not found in the list currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
The only other prominent variation form of Valencia rated in the Top 1000 is Valentina (#112 last year). Adoption of these girl names was at its most widespread in 2014 (usage of 0.444%), except for the version Valencia which has become less trendy. Valentina (#112) is the most trendy birth name in this compilation. Shown below is an analysis of the usage of the girl name Valencia and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Valencia▼ is alike in pronunciation to Valenzia. This name tends to be less commonly used than Valencia.