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Sylvia



Origin: Latin

Meaning: a variant spelling of Silvia, the feminine form of Latin Silvius meaning "wood, forest". In Roman mythology, Rhea Silvia was the mother of Remus and Romulus.


Variants:
  • Silvia 
  • Sylva (unisex)
  • Silva (unisex)
  • Sylvie
  • Silvie (Czech)

Masculine forms:
  • Silvius
  • Silvio (Italian, Spanish, Portuguese)
  • Sylvio 
  • Silva
  • Sylva 



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