Gender Masculine
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. SLIE

Meaning & History

Short form of Sylvester. The actor Sylvester Stallone (1946-) is a well-known bearer of this nickname.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesSilvestr(Czech) Sylvester, Vester(Danish) Sylvestre(French) Silvester, Sylvester(German) Szilveszter(Hungarian) Silvestro(Italian) Silvester(Late Roman) Sylwester(Polish) Silvestre(Portuguese) Silvestr(Russian) Silvester(Serbian) Silvester(Slovak) Silvester(Slovene) Silvestre(Spanish)

People think this name is

youthful   informal   common   urban   devious   strong   rough   strange   simple   comedic   unintellectual  


Entry updated July 2, 2008