What does Sylvia mean?
The meaning of Sylvia is "from the forest".
Sylvia is generally used as a girl's name.
It consists of 6 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Syl-vi-a.
The Given Name Sylvia
Sylvia appeals to parents who seek a name with genuine depth.
A name fit for a child full of spirit and a positive vibe, a little adventurer.
A name that will flow off your tongue.
Sylvia falls into the tree name category.
Some famous bearers of this name include: Sylvia Fowles, and Sylvia Kristel.
In contrast, the year before it ranked 501 in baby name popularity for girls with 619 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.
View the Sylvia Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Sylvia has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Sylvia to other names.
Sylvia Related Names
- Sylvia ~ Saint
- Sylvia Fowles ~ Basketball Player
- Sylvia Kristel ~ Actress
- Sylvia Plath ~ Writer
It may all be in the numbers.
The numbers that make up your child's name.
Numerology may give you some insight.
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Sylvia Name Fun
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