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What does Xylia mean?

Xylia Pronunciation of Xylia as a girls' name is pronounced ZYE-lee-ah. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Xylia is "woodland; wood-dweller". Related to Sylvia.


ASSOCIATED WITH greek, wood (tree)


VARIANTS Xyla, Xylina, Xylona, Zylina

RELATED FORMS VIA SYLVIA Silva, Silvia, Sylva, Sylvie, Sylvina, Sylwia, Zilvia, Zylvia

(female) Nilia, ..


Xylia Hunter (X.H.), ..

How popular is Xylia?

Xylia is a rare given name for females. Xylia is an equally unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Sylvia (#490 LAST YEAR), Sylvie (#897), Silvia (#1394), Xyla (#1957) and Sylva are the prominent varying forms of Xylia (OUTSIDE TOP 2000). Other forms, like Zilvia, are uncommon. These forms of Xylia were popular as birth names during 1910-1919 (AVERAGE #1321) and have become significantly less common since (#1347, DOWN 78%), with the version Sylvia falling out of fashion. Sylvie is the most chic name for newborns among these. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Silvia, Sylva, Sylvia, Sylvie, Xyla in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Xylia is pronounced similarly to Ceilia, Cela, Celia, Celie, Cili, Cilia, Cilla, Seelia, Sela, Selia, Selie, Silia, Siliya, Sillia, Silya, Sula, Zalia, Zaylia, Zelia, Zelie, Zila, Zilla, Zola, Zolia and Zylia. Other recommended sound-alike names are Alia, Allia, Belia, Caylia, Cytia (see Cynthia), Dalia, Delia, Elia, Ellia, Eulia, Filia, Galia, Gilia, Halia, Helia, Illia, Julia, Kalia, Kyria, Lalia, Lelia, Lilia, Lycia, Lydia, Lygia, Lyria, Lyvia, Malia, Melia, Nelia, Nydia, Nykia, Olia, Otylia, Pelia, Syria, Talia, Tulia, Tyria, Xavia, Xenia, Xia and Yulia. These names tend to be more frequently used than Xylia.

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