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pinWhat does Sylas mean?

Sylas /sy-las/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Latin derivation. Sylas is a variant form, with the prefix Sy-, of Silas (Latin): short variant of Silvanus.


Sylas has 6 alternative forms via Silas: Silvan, Silvano, Silvanus, Silvaon, Silvio and Sylvan.

Kreatif forms: Selas, Sylasse, Sylassha. [more]

pinHow popular is Sylas?

Sylas is an uncommonly occurring first name for men. Sylas is an equivalently unusual last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Shown below is the birth name popularity of Sylas for boys. Sylas entered the list in 2009 and reached its peak rank of #523 in the U.S. in 2013, and is currently at #667. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Sylas name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Sylas outside U.S.

Silas (#137 the previous year), Silvio and Sylvan are the popular variation forms of Sylas (#667 the previous year) ranked in the Top 1000. Forms like Silvanus are uncommon. Usage of these boy names reached its most widespread in 2013 (usage of 0.3403%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.299%, 12.1%), with the versions Silvio and Sylvan becoming less fashionable. Silas (#137) and Sylas (#667) are two of the more chic boy names among these, with Silas undergoing a resurgence in popularity. Shown below is a comparison of the usage of the boy name Sylas and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Sylas, Silas, Silvio, Sylvan in U.S.

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

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A recommended similar baby name is Sills. Like Sylas, this name is not frequently used.