Sylvan

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Gender: Male Meaning of Sylvan: "wood, forest" Origin of Sylvan: Latin

The name Sylvan is a boy's name meaning "wood, forest". Sylvan and is often added to lists like Tree Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Which would you choose?".

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One of the many variations of Sylvanus, name of the Roman forest god. The Latinate Silvio has more charm.

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