What does Silvestre mean?
Silvestre /sil-ve-stre/ [3 sylls.] as a name for boys is of Latin origin, and the name Silvestre means "of the woods". Silvestre is a variant transcription of Silvester (Latin): original variant of Sylvester. Compare surname Sylvestre.
How popular is Silvestre?
Silvestre is an uncommon given name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#12549 out of 150436, Top 8%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Sylvester is the only prominent variation form of Silvestre (outside Top 1000) appearing in the Top 1000. This boy name reached the top of its popularity during the years 1890-1899 (usage of 0.847%) and has become significantly less popular since, with Sylvester becoming less trendy. Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of Silvestre and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)