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Updated May 24, 2023

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Girl name origins & meanings

  • Latin : Strong

What does Valeria mean and stand for?

The name Valeria is of Latin origin and means "strong, healthy." It is the original form of Valerie, used by early Christians.

Syllables: 4

How Popular Is The Name Valeria


According to Social Security Administration data, Valeria is all over the map. It enjoyed a stint in the top 100s from 2006 to 2010, and has fluctuated, yet stayed in the top 200, since. As of 2020, Valeria re-entered the top 150, but is still not as popular as its sister name, Valeria.

However, it is the 8th most popular name on

According to Google search data analysis, in the last five years Valeria was at its peak popularity in September 2016.

Valeria was originally used by early Christians, but has become quite popular all-around. While there's not very many notable namesakes or fictional characters with the name Valeria, it has still managed to maintain some popularity on the SSA charts.

Where is it Popular?

Valeria was searched for most often in the following states:

Nicknames for Valeria

  • Ria
  • Val
  • Valerie
  • Vallie

Pairs well with these middle names


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