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Gender: Male Origin of Sly: English word name, diminutive of Sylvester Meaning of Sylvester: Latin, "wood, forest"

The name Sly is a boy's name of English origin. Sly and discussed in our forums with posts like "Harry Potter House Sorting Name Game".

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A bit too cunning.

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Famous People Named Sly

Sly and the Family Stone - American band

Pop Culture References for the name Sly

Sly Cooper, the protagonist in the Sly Cooper video games