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Waldemar or Valdemar \wa-lde-mar, wal-demar\ is an Old German noble male given name of Old Slavic[1] origin that means "renowned ruler". Literally, "fame, power". The name is a Germanised version of Slavonic name Vladimir.[2][3] It was introduced into Scandinavia by the 12th-century Danish king Waldemar (or Valdemar).[4] It may refer to:


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  • The fictional country of Valdemar, the setting for a number of fantasy stories by Mercedes Lackey
  • The pseudonym of Demenzia band member Vladimir Ivanov
  • M. Valdemar, in Edgar Allan Poe's short story "The Facts in the Case of M. Valdemar"
  • M. Valdemar no tenia nariz pues era un robot y era amigo de Winnie The Pooh

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