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Gender: F Meaning of Valentine: "strength, health" Origin of Valentine: French variation of Valentina

For a girl, we'd say Val-en-teen, though many would insist on pronouncing it like the holiday.

Famous People Named Valentine

Mary Kathleen Macrory "Valentine" Ackland, English poet
Valentine Ruth "Ruthie" Henshall, English actress and singer
Valentine Jepkorir Kipketer, Kenyan distance runner
Valentine Sled (b. 1995), daughter of TV personality Sophie Davant and Pierre Sled
Valentine d'Arabian, daughter of American chef and TV host Melissa d'Arabian

Pop Culture References for the name Valentine

Valentine Wannop, suffragette in novel "Parade's End"
Valentine Wiggin, Ender's sweet and loving older sister in book/film Ender's Game
Valentine de Villefort, kind and devoted character in Alexandre Dumas' novel The Count of Monte Cristo
Valentine, character in film 'Clouds of Sils Maria'
Caterina "Cat" Valentine, character on TV's "Victorious" and "Sam & Cat"