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Meaning of VALENTINE

Pronunciation:  'valun`tIn, 'valun`tIn

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a card sent or given (as to a sweetheart) on Saint Valentine's Day
  2. [n]  a sweetheart chosen to receive a greeting on Saint Valentine's Day; "will you be my valentine?"
 

VALENTINE is a 9 letter word that starts with V.

 

 See Also: greeting card, steady, sweetheart, sweetie, truelove

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Val"en*tine\, n.
1. A sweetheart chosen on St. Valentine's Day.

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

{St. Valentine's Day}, a day sacred to St. Valentine; the
   14th of February. It was a very old notion, alluded to by
   Shakespeare, that on this day birds begin to mate. Hence,
   perhaps, arose the custom of sending love tokens at that
   time.

 
Dream Dictionary
 
 Definition: Dreaming that you are sending valentines indicates your need to express more love and affection. Dreaming that you are receiving a valentine, represents your likeability, compassion and good-hearted nature. Seeing a box of valentines means that an old lover may come back into the picture.
 

 

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