Valerian is a boy’s name of Latin origin, meaning “strong” and “healthy.” The name also has Slavic roots, and was the name of a Roman emperor in the third century. This mighty name could be perfect for a little boy who is ready to take on life to its fullest. This title is also the name of a hardy shrub, typically used in herbal medicine as a sleep aid, as well as a holistic treatment to various other ailments. While the newborn phase may keep you up at night, with a melodic name like Valerian, a full nights' sleep may be just around the corner!
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