What does Valen mean?
Valen /va-len/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Valen) is of Latin origin, and the name Valen means "strong, healthy". Valen is a variant transcription of Valentine (Latin): transcription of Valentinus. Valin is a popular last name.
Valen has 1 variant: Vallen.more]
How popular is Valen?
Valen is a rare first name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#53904 out of 150436, Top 36%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of Valen and related names. Valentino (#765 the previous year), Valentin (#980), Val and Valentine are the prominent alternative forms of Valen (outside Top 1000). Variants like Valentinus are seldom used. Usage of these boy names was at its highest during 1900-1909 (usage of 0.1775%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.0638%, down 64.1%), with the versions Valentin, Valentine and Val becoming less in vogue. Valentino (#765) is the most chic birth name in this compilation. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)