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Gender: F Meaning of Silvia: "from the woods" Origin of Silvia: Latin

This original form of the name -- the more familiar Sylvia spelling came later -- seems more modern now.

Famous People Named Silvia

Queen Silvia of Sweden, born Silvia Sommerlath
Princess Estelle Silvia Ewa Mary of Sweden, Duchess of Ostergotland

Pop Culture References for the name Silvia

Silvia, character in Shakespeare's "The Two Gentlemen of Verona"
"Silvia," song by Mike Snow
Silvia Broome, character from the movie "The Interpreter"

Sylvana, Silvanna, Sylvia, Silvija, Silvy, Zylvia, Silvya, Zilvia

Silvia's International Variations

Silvina, Silvana, Silveria (Spanish) Silvia, Silva (Italian) Silwia (Polish) Sylvianne, Silvie, Sylvette (French)