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Name Meaning - Sylvester

Origin of the name Sylvester

Sylvester, of Latin origin, is a popular first name. It is more often used as a boy (male) name.

People having the name Sylvester are in general originating from United Kingdom, United States of America.

For another variant of the name Sylvester across the world, see Silvester.

Name meaning of Sylvester
  • A forest
Numerology Interpretation
  • Name Number: 1
  • Interpretation: Individual, Masculine, Logic, Self, Active, Leadership, Initiative, Assertive
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History and Related Information

English: variant of Silvester.

Popularity of the given name

The name Sylvester is ranked on the 2,767ᵗʰ position of the most used names. It means that this name is commonly used.

We estimate that there are at least 62300 persons in the world having this name which is around 0.003% of the population.

The graph below represents the number of people who were given this name for each year since 1900 in the U.S.A.:

The name Sylvester has nine characters. It means that it is relatively long-length, compared to the other names in our database.

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