Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. sil-VEHS-tər(English)

Meaning & History

Medieval variant of Silvester. This is currently the usual English spelling of the name. A famous bearer is the American actor Sylvester Stallone (1946-).

Related Names

DiminutivesSly(English) Vester(Danish)
Other Languages & CulturesSilvestr(Czech) Sylvestre(French) 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

classic   mature   formal   upper class   strong   refined   strange   complex   serious   nerdy  

Name Days

Denmark: December 31
Finland: December 31


Entry updated November 20, 2020