"wood, forest"

Sylvain Origin and Meaning

The name Sylvain is a boy's name of French origin meaning "wood, forest".

Doesn't everything sound better with a French accent? Sylvain, the French variation of the Roman wood god's name, sounds somehow cooler and more sophisticated than Sylvan.

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Famous People Named Sylvain

  • Sylvain Chavanel: Famous Tour de France cyclist
  • Sylvain LongchambonFrench ice dancer
  • Sylvain WhiteFrench,born film director
  • Sylvain HunterYouTube animator and creator of 'Nyan Battle'.

Sylvain in Pop Culture

  • Sylvaina character in Fire Emblem: Three Houses

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