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What does Silvestro mean?

Silvestro Pronunciation of Silvestro [sil-ve-stro] as a boys' name is a Latin name, and the meaning of the name Silvestro is "of the woods". Silvestro is an alternate form of Silvester (Latin): original version of Sylvester.

Associated with: woods (tree).


2 related forms via Silvester: Silvestre and Sylvester.

Creative forms:


Middle name pairings:
Silvestro Kace (S.K.), ..

How popular is Silvestro?

Silvestro is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#20556 out of 150436, Top 14%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Silvester, Silvestre and Sylvester (#1983 the previous year) are the prominent varying forms of Silvestro (outside Top 2000) appearing in the Top 2000. Adoption of these forms of Silvestro was well-received among parents a century ago (average #1173) and has become significantly less since, with the form Sylvester becoming less in vogue. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Silvester, Silvestre, Sylvester in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Silvestro and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Pietro, Selestino, Sesto, Severo, Silestino (see Celesto), Silvano, Silver, Silverio, Silverman, Silverton, Silvertown (see Silverton), Silvino, Silvio and Sylver. Like Silvestro, these names are not frequently used.

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