Meaning and name origin
Silvestre \s(i)-lvest-re, sil-ves-tre\ as a boy's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Silvestre is "of the woods". Silvestre is a variant of Silvester (Latin): original form of Sylvester. Not regularly used as a birth name.
Silvestre is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#13407 out of 88799, Top 15%) (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Silvestre and its source forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Sylvester. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
A suggested similar baby name is Silvestro. Like Silvestre, this name is not commonly used.