Given Name SYLVESTER

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: sil-VES-tər (English), zil-VES-tu (German)   [details]

Meaning & History

Medieval variant of SILVESTER. This is currently the usual English spelling of the name. The actor Sylvester Stallone (1946-) is a famous bearer.

Categories

actors, cartoon characters, felines, green, Looney Tunes characters, nature, plants, trees
DIMINUTIVES: Sly (English), Vester (Danish)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Silvestr (Czech), Sylvestre (French), Szilveszter (Hungarian), Silvestro (Italian), Silvester (Late Roman), Sylwester (Polish), Silvestre (Portuguese), Silvester (Slovak), Silvester (Slovene), Silvestre (Spanish)
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