Gender Feminine
Pronounced Pron. SUYL-vee(Finnish)

Meaning & History

Norwegian and Swedish variant of SOLVEIG. It is also used as a short form of SYLVIA.

Related Names

VariantsSolveig, Sølvi(Norwegian) Solveig, Solvig(Swedish)
Other Languages & CulturesSólveig(Ancient Scandinavian) Silviya, Silva(Bulgarian) Sílvia(Catalan) Silvija(Croatian) Silvie, Sylva, Sylvie(Czech) Solvej, Sylvia(Danish) Silvia, Sylvia(Dutch) Silvia, Sylvia(English) Sylvie, Sylvette(French) Silvia, Sylvia(German) Szilvia(Hungarian) Sólveig(Icelandic) Silvia(Italian) Silvia(Late Roman) Silvija, Solveiga(Latvian) Silvija, Solveiga(Lithuanian) Silvija(Macedonian) Sylwia(Polish) Sílvia, Silvia(Portuguese) Silvia(Roman Mythology) Silvia(Romanian) Silvija(Serbian) Silvia(Slovak) Silvija, Silva(Slovene) Silvia(Spanish)


Name Days

Finland: August 8


Entry updated December 3, 2014