What does Sylvana mean?
Associated with: woods (tree).
(female) Sylvala, Sylvanai, ..
(male) Sylvaney, Sylvanio, ..
How popular is Sylvana?
Sylvana is an unusual given name for females. Sylvana is an uncommon surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Prominent alternative forms of Sylvana (outside Top 2000) are Sylvia (#484 in recent rankings), Sylvie (#1183), Silvia (#1392) and Sylva. Usage of these relations of Sylvana was at its highest in the 1910s (average #1152) and is now much diminished, with the form Sylvia becoming somewhat outmoded. Below is a charted analysis of the ranking of Sylvana and related names. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Sylvana is alike in pronunciation to Salvina and Silvina. Other suggested similar names are Aivana, Alana▲, Aliana▲, Allana, Alvena, Arlana, Aydana, Calvina, Delana, Devana, Diliana, Dylana, Elana, Elviana, Elvina, Evana, Galiana, Geovana, Giovana, Gleana, Iliana▲, Illiana, Jeovana, Jilana, Jiliana, Jillana, Jovana, Juliana▲, Julyana, Kalana, Levana, Liliana▲, Livana, Malana, Meleana, Milana▲, Oliana, Ryana, Rylina, Saleena, Sana, Savana▼, Savanha (see Savannah), Savanna, Savina, Seana, Selena▼, Selenna, Selina▼, Sevanna, Shalana, Sharana, Shavona, Shayana, Siriana, Sirvana, Sirvanna, Sloane▲, Solana, Solvag (see Solveig), Stevana, Suesana, Susana▼, Suzana, Syleena, Sylena, Sylina, Symona, Sypriana, Syrena, Tyana, Vyvyana and Xylona. These names tend to be more frequently used than Sylvana.See names in meaning and etymology.