PRONOUNCED: SIL-vee-ə (English), SUYL-vee-ah (Finnish) [key]
Meaning & History
Variant of SILVIA
. This has been the most common English spelling since the 19th century.
OTHER LANGUAGES: Silviya, Silva (Bulgarian), Sílvia (Catalan), Silvija (Croatian), Silvie (Czech), Sylvie (French), Szilvia (Hungarian), Silvia (Italian), Silvia (Late Roman), Sylwia (Polish), Silvia, Sílvia (Portuguese), Silvia (Roman Mythology), Silvia (Romanian), Silvia (Slovak), Silvija, Silva (Slovene), Silvia (Spanish)
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