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Valerie Meaning


What does Valerie mean?

The name Valerie is of Latin, English and French origin.

The meaning of Valerie is "strong".

Valerie is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 7 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Va-le-rie.

The Given Name Valerie

Valerie is a name with class.

Sweet yet stylish, the name is a great blend of character and flair.

Although often used, your attractive little Valerie, is sure to make it all her own.

Valerie falls into the easy nickname name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Valerie Harper.

Valerie Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 156 in baby name popularity for girls with 1,794 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 167 in baby name popularity for girls with 1,818 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Valerie has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Valerie Name Popularity Page.

Valerie Related Names

Variants of the name Valerie include Balbina, Balbine, Valarie, Valary, Valorie.

The names Balara, Balere are all forms of Valerie.

Famous Valeries

  • Valerie Harper ~ Actress

Valerie Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Valerie.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Valerie Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Valerie.

Just for fun, see the name Valerie 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 Valerie in Nautical Flags page.