What does Valentin mean?
Valentin \v(a)-len-tin, val(e)-ntin\ as a boys' name is of Latin derivation, and the name Valentin means "strong, healthy". Valentin is a variant of Valentine (Latin): variant of Valentinus. Common choice for a baby name.
Valentin is a somewhat prominent first name for men (#841 out of 1220, Top 69%) and an even more prominent last name for both adults and children (#1933 out of 88799, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Valentin for boys. Valentin was first listed in 1900-1909 and reached its top position of #614 in the U.S. in 2007, and is presently at #980. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Below is a charted analysis of the usage of the boy name Valentin and affiliated names. Valentino (#765 in 2014), Val and Valentine are the popular alternative forms of Valentin (#980 in 2014). This boy name was at the apex of its popularity during the years 1900-1909 and is somewhat less popular today, with the versions Valentin, Valentine and Val becoming less fashionable. Valentino (#765) is the most chic boy name here. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
A suggested similar baby name is Valente. This name tends to be less frequently used than Valentin.