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What does Valencia mean?

Valencia Pronunciation of Valencia 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. Also form of Valentina.

ASSOCIATED WITH Va-, -cia, saint


VARIANT Valentia



Valencia Adalie (V.A.), ..

How popular is Valencia?

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)

Valencia was first listed in 1950-1959 and reached its highest position of #709 in the U.S. during 1960-1969, and is at #1952 presently. (2015 BIRTH STATISTICS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Valencia name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Valencia outside U.S.

Which version is better?

The only other prominent variation form of Valencia (#1952 LAST YEAR) rated in the Top 2000 is Valentina (#114). Adoption of these forms of Valencia was at its most widespread in 2015 (AVERAGE #1033). Valentina is the most trendy birth name in this compilation.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Valencia, Valentina in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Valencia and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Valencia is alike in pronunciation to Valenzia. Other recommended sound-alike names are Alecia, Aleecia, Celenia, Daleia, Dalena, Dalenna, Dalicia, Falecia, Falicia, Fulgencia, Galena, Hartencia (see Hortensia), Jacenia, Jalena, Jalicia, Janecia, Jasenia, Kalena, Lakecia, Larentia, Lavenia, Maleia, Malena, Malicia, Paciencia, Salcia, Salena, Salestia, Salicia, Sancia, Selenia, Talena, Talicia, Valaria, Valeda, Valen, Valena, Valene, Valentijn, Valentine, Valera, Valeria, Valerie, Valeska, Valeta, Valetta, Valina, Valkyria, Vallia, Vallonia, Valonia, Valonya, Valoria, Valouria, Vanecia, Vaneshia, Vanesia, Vanessia, Vanetia, Vania, Varena, Varenka, Vaseelia (see Vasilia), Vazeelia (see Vasilia), Veenia, Venecia, Venia, Venicia, Vicentia, Vicenzia (see Vicenza), Viennia, Yasenia, Yazenia and Zelenia. These names tend to be less commonly used than Valencia.

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