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Girl Name: Valencia

Name: Valencia
Pronunciation: \v(a)-len-cia, val(e)-ncia\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: strong, healthy
Origin: Latin
Related Names: Valentina
Sounds Like: Valenzia
Variant forms: Valentia
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 1194
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 977


Valencia \v(a)-len-cia, val(e)-ncia\ as a girl's name is pronounced vah-LEN-cee-ah. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Valencia is "strong, healthy". From Valentinus, a saint's name. Also a place name for the city on the Mediterranean coast of Spain, known for its oranges.

Valencia has 1 variant form: Valentia.

For more information, see also the related name Valentina.

A baby name that sounds like Valencia is Valenzia.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Valencia.


Valencia is a very popular first name for women (#1194 out of 4276) and also a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#977 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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