Definitions for valetta
Valletta, Valetta, capital of Malta(noun)
the capital of Malta; located on the northeastern coast of the island
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
a fortress city, the capital of Malta, on a promontory on the NE. coast of the island, between two bays; the streets are steep, and the harbour is strongly fortified; it contains several fine buildings, a cathedral, the palace of the Grand-Masters of the Knights Templar, and the hospital of St. John; there is also a university and a large public library.