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 (#1424 out of 88799, Top 2%). (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 this boy name reached its peak during the years 1890-1899 and has become much less since, with the form 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.