Dictionary of Medieval Names
from European Sources

Valens f. Latin valens 'strong, vigorous, healthy, powerful'.

Italy
Latin
1265x1339 Valens (nom) BBC-Berg 356; 1307 Valente (nom) ibid. p. XLVI
Cite as: S.L. Uckelman. "Valens". In S.L. Uckelman, ed. The Dictionary of Medieval Names from European Sources, Edition 2017, no. 1. http://dmnes.org/2017/1/name/Valens.