The name Valencia is a girl's name of Spanish origin meaning "brave, strong". Valencia and is often added to lists like Girl Names That Mean Brave or Powerful and discussed in our forums with posts like "Through The Rainbow: Girls".
From the experts:
This lovely orange-scented Spanish place-name would make an inventive namesake for an Aunt Valerie.
Last on the popularity list in 1994, Valencia reached a high of Number 633 in 1969-70.
The Mediterranean city of Valencia is the third largest in Spain; it was founded as a Roman colony in 138 BC, originally called Valentia--and so has a long and storied history.