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Girl Name: Sylwia

Name: Sylwia
Pronunciation: \s(y)-lwia, syl-wia\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: woods, forest
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Selia, Sillia, Silia, Xylia, Zylia
Similar Names: Salcia, Salvia, Sylena, Sylina, Silvia, Sylvie, Zylvia, Sylva


Sylwia \s(y)-lwia, syl-wia\ as a girl's name is a variant of Sylvia (Latin), and the meaning of Sylwia is "woods, forest".

The baby name Sylwia sounds like Selia, Sillia, Silia, Xylia and Zylia. Other similar baby names are Salcia, Salvia, Sylena, Sylina, Silvia, Sylvie, Zylvia and Sylva.


Sylwia is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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