Female, Proto-Indo-European, V names, Virtues/Attributes

Valentina

Valentina is the feminine form of Valentine which comes from Roman cognomen Valentinus via Latin valens meaning “strong, healthy, vigorous” from valere (to be strong), deriving from PIE *h₂welh₁- (to rule; strong, powerful).

Nicknames: Val, Tina

Origin: Proto-Indo-European

8af5d85fc1ee0ae35fb06a7a6f459eba
Pinterest

Variants:

  • Valentine (French, English)
  • Walentyna (Polish)
  • Valentína (Slovak)
  • Valentyna (Ukrainian)

 

Male forms:

  • Valentine (English)
  • Valentinus (Ancient Roman)
  • Valentin (French, Romanian, German, Danish, Swedish, Norwegian, Czech, Russian, Bulgarian, Slovene, Croatian, Macedonian)
  • Valentino (Italian)
  • Valentijn (Dutch)
  • Balendin (Basque)
  • Bálint (Hungarian)
  • Walenty (Polish)
  • Ualan (Scottish)
  • Valentín (Spanish, Slovak)
  • Valentyn (Ukrainian)
  • Folant (Welsh)
  • Valentim (Portuguese)

 

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s