a sweetheart chosen to receive a greeting on Saint Valentine's Day
"will you be my valentine?"
a card sent or given (as to a sweetheart) on Saint Valentine's Day
An expression of affection, especially romantic affection, usually in the form of greeting card, gift, or message given to a person the object of affection, especially on February 14th.
Such an extravagant valentine was unexpected.
A person to whom a valentine is given or received, especially on February 14th.
Won't you be my valentine?
in quiet but steady use since the 16th century.
An English and Scottish surname derived from the male given name.
occasionally borrowed from French.
Origin: Valentinus, from valeo.
a sweetheart chosen on St. Valentine's Day
a letter containing professions of love, or a missive of a sentimental, comic, or burlesque character, sent on St. Valentine's Day
Valentine is a city in Cherry County, Nebraska, United States. The population was 2,737 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Cherry County. In 2007, National Geographic Adventure magazine included Valentine in its list of the best ten wilderness towns and cities.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
val′en-tīn, n. a lover or sweetheart chosen on St Valentine's Day, 14th February: a love-letter or other amatory print sent on that day. [O. Fr. valentin, a young person betrothed on the first Sunday in Lent, perh. from a form valant, equiv. to galant, gallant, but commonly identified with the name of St Valentine, on whose day the choice of valentines came to be made, because birds on that day were supposed to choose their mates.]
The numerical value of valentine in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of valentine in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I hated Valentine's Day, and now I am looking forward to it. I am hoping to cuddle non-stop.
There are no nationally observed rites of atonement in the United States of America, unless you count Valentine's Day.
He often comes down to the boat – just goes sailing. So I wasn’t worried except when he didn't come home for Valentine’s. I got flowers for Valentine’s, but he wasn’t there.
We started DivorceHotel in 2011 on Valentine's Day to show the world we believe it is possible to split up in a positive way, it's more that we have an association with Valentine's Day -- positivity.
Feb. 14 is actually his birthday. He'll go out with his guy friends and I'll see FSOG with my friends. Later that evening we'll all meet up to party. We'll celebrate Valentine's Day on Sunday as a couple.
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