Name Sylvia – origin and meaning

Sylvia is a female name.

Origin of Sylvia

Sylvia is a feminine form of the Latin male name Silvius.

Meaning of Sylvia

Sylvia means “wood”, “forest”, “woman of the woods” (from Latin “silva” = forest/wood).

Pronunciation of Sylvia

Alternate spelling of Sylvia

Silvia Szilvia

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