Valencian / Valentian...originally from Valencia

English translation: Valencian

11:17 Jul 30, 2007
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
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Spanish term or phrase: Valencian / Valentian...originally from Valencia
Hello everybody.
I´d like some advice for the word Valenciano/Valenciana. I´m not sure as I always refered as Valencian but I found the word Valentian, and now I´m confussed.the question is which one to use to denominate something originally from Valencia/ there fore Valenciano/a?
thank you, gracias : )
Barbarella_75
Local time: 21:07
English translation:Valencian
Explanation:
Here's a reference link :)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Valencian

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Note added at 2 mins (2007-07-30 11:20:07 GMT)
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and a couple more:

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Valencian_people
www.valenciavalencia.com/aboutvalencia/valencian-people.htm
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Marcelo Silveyra
United States
Local time: 12:07
Grading comment
thank you! I thought so but then I found this here http://www.proz.com/kudoz/1611684
so I was confussed I always used Valencian. Thank you gracias gracies.
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5 +3Valencian
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Valencian


Explanation:
Here's a reference link :)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Valencian

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Note added at 2 mins (2007-07-30 11:20:07 GMT)
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and a couple more:

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Valencian_people
www.valenciavalencia.com/aboutvalencia/valencian-people.htm

Marcelo Silveyra
United States
Local time: 12:07
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
thank you! I thought so but then I found this here http://www.proz.com/kudoz/1611684
so I was confussed I always used Valencian. Thank you gracias gracies.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Noni Gilbert: "the famous Valencian painter Joaquín Sorolla "www.homeandabroad.com/viewSiteDetails.ha?mainInfoId=104182 - this "illustrious" Valencian sprang to mind!
3 mins

agree  DLyons: "Valentian" is actually wrong - it refers to the earliest stratigraphical division of the Silurian in Britain
1 hr

agree  Rachel Fell: @ DLyons - or to this westerly point of Ireland! http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Valentia_Island
4 hrs
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