Gender Feminine
Pronounced Pron. /ˈsɪə/(English) /ˈsyl.ʋi.ɑ/(Finnish)  [key·simplify]

Meaning & History

Variant of Silvia. This has been the most common English spelling since the 19th century.

Related Names

DiminutivesSylvi(Swedish) Sølvi, Sylvi(Norwegian) Sylvi(Finnish)
Other Languages & CulturesSilviya, Silva(Bulgarian) Sílvia(Catalan) Silvija(Croatian) Silvie, Sylva, Sylvie(Czech) Sylvie, Sylvette(French) Szilvia(Hungarian) Silvia(Italian) Silvia(Late Roman) Silvija(Latvian) Silvija(Lithuanian) Silvija(Macedonian) Sylwia(Polish) Sílvia, Silvia(Portuguese) Silvia(Roman Mythology) Silvia(Romanian) Silvija(Serbian) Silvia(Slovak) Silvija, Silva(Slovene) Silvia(Spanish)
User SubmissionSylvía


People think this name is

classic   mature   formal   upper class   natural   wholesome   refined   strange   serious  

Name Days

Finland: August 8
Norway: December 31
Sweden: August 8


Entry updated November 20, 2020