Name Sylvia Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Sylvia


Sylvia is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Sylvia?

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

What does the name Sylvia mean?

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

Pronunciation of Sylvia

Variants of the name Sylvia

Silvia Szilvia

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Popularity of the name Sylvia

The name Sylvia is ranked #3166 overall.

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