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What does Silvija mean?

Silvija Pronunciation of Silvija [sil-vi-ja] as a name for girls is of Latin derivation, and the meaning of the name Silvija is "woods, forest". Silvija is a variant form of Silvia (Latin): version of Sylvia.

Associated with: woods (tree).


10 different relations via Silvia: Silva, Silvana, Silvanna, Silvi, Silvie, Silvy, Silvya, Sirvana, Sylvia and Sylvie.

Creative forms:
(female) Silvila, Sivija, ..

(male) Silvile, Silvise, ..

Middle name pairings:
Silvija Sofia (S.S.), ..

How popular is Silvija?

Silvija is an unusual first name for females. Silvija is an unusual surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Prominent alternative forms of Silvija (not ranked) listed in the Top 2000 are Sylvia (#484 last year), Sylvie (#1183) and Silvia (#1392). Other variants, like Silvya, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Silvija was at its highest a century ago (average #1057) and is now significantly less, with the form Sylvia becoming somewhat outmoded. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Silvia, Sylvia, Sylvie in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Emilija, Lidija, Livija, Nicija (see Nicia), Olivija, Salcia, Salima, Salina, Sallvia, Salvia, Salvina, Savina, Selia, Selima, Selina, Silesta, Silia, Silija, Siliya, Silja, Silkie, Silkya, Sillia, Sillija (see Silja), Silliya (see Silja), Silvaine, Silvania, Silver, Silviana, Silvina, Silya, Simmina, Sindia, Sinisa, Siria, Solina, Solvej, Sylina, Sylva, Sylvana, Sylviana, Sylvina, Sylvine, Sylwia, Talija and Zilvia. These names tend to be more commonly used than Silvija.

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