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What does Salvia mean?

Salvia Pronunciation of Salvia [salvia] as a girls' name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Salvia is "whole, healthy". The Latin name for the sage herb, which is used for its healing powers and for its aroma as a spice.

Associated with: healthy (strong), herb (tree), healing (life), powers.


Salvia has 2 variants: Sallvia and Salvina.

1 masculine form: Salvio.

Creative forms:
(female) Salphi, Sapvia, ..

(male) Salfe, Salven, ..

Middle name pairings:
Salvia Rosalynn (S.R.), ..

How popular is Salvia?

Salvia is an uncommonly occurring first name for women but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#32488 out of 150436, Top 22%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Salvia has not been recorded in the Top 2000 so far. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Salvia name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Salvia outside U.S.

Similar Names

Salvia is alike in pronunciation to Silva, Silvi, Silvia, Silvie, Silvy, Silvya, Sylva, Sylvee, Sylvia, Sylvie, Zilvia and Zylvia. Other suggested similar names are Belvia, Callia, Calvina, Daleia, Dalia, Davia, Elvia, Fulvia, Galia, Gallia, Halia, Kalia, Lalia, Lallia, Maleia, Malia, Malkia, Malva, Malvie, Malvina, Pavia, Sadia, Safia, Salama, Salcia, Salena, Salicia, Salima, Salina, Salli, Sallie, Salma, Saloma, Samia, Sancia, Sanzia, Saraia, Saria, Saskia, Savina, Selbea (see Selby), Selbie, Selia, Shalia, Shalva, Shalvah, Silia, Sillia, Silvija, Silvina, Sylvina, Sylwia, Talia, Tallia, Tavia, Vallia, Xavia and Zalia. These names tend to be more frequently used than Salvia.

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