Gender: Female Meaning of Valeria: "strength, health" Origin of Valeria: Latin Valeria's Popularity in 2018: #142

The name Valeria is a girl's name of Latin origin meaning "strength, health". Valeria is ranked #142 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Cool Girl Names from Ancient Cultures and discussed in our forums with posts like "Outlandish this-or-that [girls]".

From the experts:

Valeria -- the original form of the name, used by early Christians -- is now more popular than the Franco-American Valerie.

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Pop Culture References for the name Valeria

Valeriana, Valerya


valeria8888 Says:



ElenaJulia2004 Says:


Reminds me a little of Game of Thrones

Carolinekalmes Says:


What's the pronunciation?
Val-ur-EE-uh / Vuh-lair-ee-uh sounds like a disease to me. Malaria or diarrhea.

Val-uh-rye-uh is kinda pretty. Don't know if that is ever the pronunciation.

paulapuddephatt Says:


I had no idea that this was more popular in USA than Valerie. It isn't here in the UK. Sorry, but much prefer Valerie. It's way prettier.

zhenya Says:


i agree, Valerie just sounds sooo much better

valeeeeria Says:


I love my name so much.

lizway Says:


Reminds me too much of Valyria (the city in GoT)

caetano Says:


Valeria is so gorgeous, especially with a latino accent.

Valeria vBoice Says:


My name is Valeria and I'm really proud of it ♥

Zelliew Says:


It does sound a bit like a disease. Valerie is much, much nicer

charlotteblu Says:


It sounds really close to malaria.