Meaning and Origin of: Vales

Family name origins & meanings

  • Catalan (Valès) : respelling of Catalan Vallès (see Valles).
  • Galician : habitational name from any of the places called Vales in Galicia, or topographic name from the plural of Galician val ‘valley’.
  • Czech (Valeš) : from a pet form of the personal nameValentin (see Valentine).