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Silvestra

What does Silvestra mean?

Silvestra Pronunciation of Silvestra [sil-ves-tra] as a girls' name is of English origin. Variant of Silvia; feminine form of Sylvester or Silvester. Silver and Vesta are nicknames.

Variations

Creative forms:
(female) Silvesstar, Solvestra, ..

(male) Silveshan, Silvesto, ..

Middle name pairings:
Silvestra Bailee (S.B.), ..

How popular is Silvestra?

Silvestra is an uncommon first name for females and also a rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with similar and related girl names. Silvia (#1392 a year ago), Sylvester and Vesta are the prominent alternative forms of Silvestra (outside Top 2000). These relations of Silvestra were popular a century ago (average #1013) and have become significantly less popular since (#1797, 81%), with the form Vesta becoming less stylish. Below is a charted study of the history of the girl name Silvestra and associated names. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Silvia, Sylvester, Vesta in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Silvestra and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Alectra, Alvera, Electra, Elektra, Elettra, Ellectra (see Electra), Ellektra (see Electra), Elveera, Elvera, Ilectra (see Electra), Pietra, Saleste, Salestia, Saletta, Salletta (see Sally), Salvadora, Seleste, Selestia, Selestina, Selestyna (see Celeste), Siera, Sierra, Silesta, Silestena (see Celeste), Silestia, Silestijna (see Celeste), Silestina, Silestyna (see Celeste), Silestyne (see Celeste), Silva, Silvana, Silvania, Silvanna, Silverey, Silverie, Silviana, Silvija, Silvina, Silvya, Sintra and Sylvette. These names tend to be more frequently used than Silvestra.

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