Valda

First Name
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Valda mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Valda

User Submitted Origins

     German
67%
     Lithuanian
17%
     Russian
17%

User Submitted Meanings

  • According to a user from Georgia, United States, the name Valda means "Queen or king".
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Notable Persons Named Valda

Valda Setterfield is a dancer and actress. Her ongoing career started in 1958. Valda was born on September 17th, 1934 in Margate.

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She was most prominent from 1955 to 1955. Valda was given the name Valda Joanne Hansen on November 3rd, 1932 in Los Angeles, California, USA. She left this life on July 21st, 1993.

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Valda was born on October 11th, 1968.

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Valda Valkyrien was an actor, ballet dancer, actress, and ballerina. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1912 to 1919. Valda was given the name Adele Eleonore Freed on September 30th, 1895 in Reykjavík. She passed away on October 22nd, 1956.

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Valda was born on November 15th, 1915. She left this life on April 12th, 2008.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Valda

She holds the title Miss Earth Bolivia 2015 and Miss Bolivia. Jazmin was given the name Jazmin Duran Valda on May 15th, 1994 in Potosí.

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Augusto was born on August 28th, 1957.

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How popular is the baby name Valda in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1897 5 5 0
1899 5 5 0
1901 8 8 0
1903 9 9 0
1905 9 9 0
1906 7 7 0
1907 6 6 0
1908 13 13 0
1909 9 9 0
1910 17 17 0
1911 16 16 0
1912 16 16 0
1913 16 16 0
1914 26 26 0
1915 28 28 0
1916 42 42 0
1917 30 30 0
1918 31 31 0
1919 39 39 0
1920 38 38 0
1921 30 30 0
1922 29 29 0
1923 43 43 0
1924 34 34 0
1925 45 45 0
1926 31 31 0
1927 43 43 0
1928 31 31 0
1929 41 41 0
1930 41 41 0
1931 33 33 0
1932 29 29 0
1933 31 31 0
1934 31 31 0
1935 27 27 0
1936 22 22 0
1937 25 25 0
1938 16 16 0
1939 19 19 0
1940 28 28 0
1941 16 16 0
1942 23 23 0
1943 18 18 0
1944 10 10 0
1945 12 12 0
1946 27 27 0
1947 24 24 0
1948 30 30 0
1949 34 34 0
1950 24 24 0
1951 32 32 0
1952 36 36 0
1953 45 45 0
1954 38 38 0
1955 38 38 0
1956 34 34 0
1957 62 62 0
1958 52 52 0
1959 41 41 0
1960 30 30 0
1961 36 36 0
1962 24 24 0
1963 28 28 0
1964 16 16 0
1965 24 24 0
1966 21 21 0
1967 16 16 0
1968 15 15 0
1969 14 14 0
1970 7 7 0
1972 8 8 0
1974 5 5 0
1975 7 7 0
1976 6 6 0
1979 8 8 0
1982 6 6 0
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Valda

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Popularity of Valda as a first name

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Common last names for Valda

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  • Miller
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Fun Facts about the name Valda

  • How Popular is the name Valda? Valda is the 7,099th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Valda have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,866 babies born with the first name Valda in the United States. That's more than enough people named Valda to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Valda? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1897 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Valda first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Valda is Wednesday, January 2nd, 1878.
  • What year had the most people named Valda born? The highest recorded use of the first name Valda was in 1957 with a total of 62 babies.
  • Random Valda Factoid: According to the 1920 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Valda is not a popular baby girl's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name as you in 1920.
  • Weird things about the name Valda: Your name in reverse order is Adlav. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Alavd. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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