What does Silver mean?
Silver has 1 variant: Sylver.
Silver has 1 feminine form: Silvestra.
Silver is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#1489 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of Silver and affiliated names. Sylvester is the only prominent alternative form of Silver (#unlisted). Adoption of these boy names reached its peak during the years 1890-1899 (usage of 0.847%) and has become much less since, with Sylvester becoming less stylish. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
A recommended similar baby name is Silverio. Like Silver, this name is not frequently used.