"strength, health"

Valeria Origin and Meaning

The name Valeria is a girl's name of Latin origin meaning "strength, health".

Valeria -- the original form of the name, used by early Christians --has been experiencing significant popularity in recent years. While Valeria was nearly always on the charts, the name peaked in 2009 at #72, surpassing the longtime Franco-American version Valerie. Today Valeria and Valerie are at about equal rankings, sitting in the 150s.

# 154 in the US

Valeria Rank in US Top 1000

# 774 on Nameberry

Valeria Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Valeria Popularity

Famous People Named Valeria

  • Valeria (Andrews)Australian pop singer
  • Valeria GolinoItalian actress
  • Valeria Borisovna LarinaRussian painter
  • Valeria LevitinMonacan known as the "world's thinnest woman'
  • Valeria Valeryevna LukyanovaMoldovan,Ukrainian model known as the Human Barbie
  • Valeria Raquel MazzaArgentinian model
  • Valeria SavinykhRussian tennis player
  • Valeria SilvaPeruvian Olympic swimmer
  • Valeria Mihailovna SorokinaRussian badminton player
  • Valeria BilelloItalian actress and model
  • Valeria Iniesta (b. 2011)daughter of footballer Andres Iniesta
  • Valeria Villarrealdaughter of baseball player Óscar Villareal
  • Valeria Lipovetskymodel and online personality

Valeria in Pop Culture

  • ValeriaHumbert Humbert's first wife in "Lolita" (1955) by Vladimir Nabokov
  • Valeria Richardsdaughter of Reed Richards and Susan Storm in the Fantastic Four series
  • Valeria Gutierrezcharacter in the argentinean TV series "Casi Angeles"
  • Duchess Valeriacharacter in the Netflix miniseries Dracula (2020)