Valentine

Definition of Valentine

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.

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steady, sweetheart, sweetie, truelove
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