What does valentine mean?

Definitions for valentine
ˈvæl ənˌtaɪnvalen·tine

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. valentine(noun)

    a sweetheart chosen to receive a greeting on Saint Valentine's Day

    "will you be my valentine?"

  2. Valentine(noun)

    a card sent or given (as to a sweetheart) on Saint Valentine's Day

Wiktionary

  1. valentine(Noun)

    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.

  2. valentine(Noun)

    A person to whom a valentine is given or received, especially on February 14th.

    Won't you be my valentine?

  3. Valentine(ProperNoun)

    Saint Valentine

  4. Valentine(ProperNoun)

    in quiet but steady use since the 16th century.

  5. Valentine(ProperNoun)

    An English and Scottish surname derived from the male given name.

  6. Valentine(ProperNoun)

    occasionally borrowed from French.

  7. Origin: Valentinus, from valeo.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Valentine(noun)

    a sweetheart chosen on St. Valentine's Day

  2. Valentine(noun)

    a letter containing professions of love, or a missive of a sentimental, comic, or burlesque character, sent on St. Valentine's Day

Freebase

  1. Valentine

    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

  1. Valentine

    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.]

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How to pronounce valentine?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say valentine in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of valentine in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of valentine in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of valentine in a Sentence

  1. Student Hayden Godfrey:

    I thought as many people as possible should be happy on Valentine's Day.

  2. Lilyan Sharp:

    I, Lilyan Sharp, spent a lot of Valentine's Days not receiving anything.

  3. Kimberly Jensen:

    I hated Valentine's Day, and now I am looking forward to it. I am hoping to cuddle non-stop.

  4. Emeasoba George:

    Celebrate Valentine's day Giftwise and not Sexwise, unless you are legally married. -Emeasoba George

  5. Kennedi Sherrill -LRB- right -RRB-:

    He handed me a flower and I thought it was really special because not everyone gets a flower on Valentine's Day.

Images & Illustrations of valentine

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