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Valdemar Meaning


What does Valdemar mean?

The name Valdemar is of Scandinavian origin.

The meaning of Valdemar is "famous ruler".

Valdemar is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 8 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Val-de-mar.

The Given Name Valdemar

Valdemar is a form of Waldemar. See Waldemar for further details.

Valdemar is quite an elegant name and a welcome find.

A name fit for a child full of a positive vibe and distinction, a little pathfinder.

Valdemar is also great as a middle name.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Valdemar I the Great, and Valdemar II the Victorious.

Valdemar Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 10,618 in baby name popularity for boys with 7 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 12,108 in baby name popularity for boys with 6 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

Want to see how Valdemar sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Valdemar Name Popularity Page.

Valdemar Related Names

Valdemar is a form of Waldemar.

Famous Valdemars

  • Valdemar ~ Swedish King (1250-1275)
  • Valdemar I the Great ~ Danish King (1157-1182)
  • Valdemar II the Victorious ~ Danish King (1202-1241)
  • Valdemar III ~ Danish King (1326-1330)
  • Valdemar IV Atterdag ~ Danish King (1340-1375)

Valdemar Numerology

What will your new littleValdemar be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Valdemar are often secretive and agreeable but most of all they are read more >>

Valdemar Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Valdemar in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Valdemar.

Just for fun, see the name Valdemar in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Valdemar in Nautical Flags page.