Meaning and name origin
Val is a somewhat popular first name for males (#1091 out of 1220, Top 89%) and an even more popular surname or last name for all people (#26963 out of 88799, Top 30%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Val for boys. Val reached its highest rank of #635 in the U.S. in 1950-1959. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Val and related names. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Valentine and Val. (2014 statistics).
Val▼ is also pronounced similarly to Vail, Vaile, Vaill and Vale. Other suggested similar baby names are Cal▼, Dal, Gal, Hal▼, Pal, Sal, Tal, Vali and Van▼. These names tend to be less commonly used than Val.