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Valentine may refer to:

  • One of 3 recognized (until 1969) Catholic Saint Valentines or one of 11 recognized martyrs named Valentine.
  • The legendary Saint Valentine as particularly associated with Valentine's Day.
  • A card or gift given on Valentine's Day.
  • A person who gives or receives such an item.
  • A lover or a loved one of somebody.
  • A proper name for a place or person, such as the ones listed below.

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Places

United States

Australia

People

Christian saints and popes

As a given name

As a family name

As a sole name

Animals

  • Valentine (racehorse), a competitor who finished third in the 1840 Grand National and has a fence on the course named in his honour

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Wiktionary

Up to date as of January 15, 2010

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See also Valentine

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English

Etymology

From Saint Valentine's Day (day of celebration of romantic love)

Noun

Singular
valentine

Plural
valentines

valentine (plural valentines)

  1. 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. A person to whom a valentine is given or received, especially on February 14th.
    Won't you be my valentine.

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