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Name Silas

Origin:From a Latin word for wood, forestTools:

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About the name Silas in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:English
US 2015 rank:#129     ... 127:Santiago, 128:Jesus, 129:Silas, 130:Giovanni, 131:Bryce ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Lilas, Milas, Sila, Sylas, Aila, Atlas, Bilal, Blas, Dilan, Giles     Details
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About Silvan/Silvana, the group of names with the same origin as Silas

Language of origin:Latin
Info about origin, male:from the name Silvanus, the Roman god of the forest
Words:silva = the wood (in the sense of forest), forest  Latin
Topics:Roman mythology
Variants' top ranks:16:Silvan Switzerland/German 2003,  21:Silas Denmark 2010,  23:Silvana Albania 2008,  85:Sylvain France 1997,  520:Sylas USA 2013
Somehow related to:Silvius/Silvia
Old/original forms:Silvanus Latin, Silvianus Latin
Name variants:Silvana, Silviana, Silas, Silvain, Silvan, Silvano, Silvian, Silviano, Sylas, Sylvain   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesGraphRankings
Canada/British ColumbiaGraph2015 97,  2013 93
DenmarkGraph2015 49,  2012 34,  2011 23,  2010 212009 27,  2008 36,  2007 41,  2006 40,  2005 37,  2004 47,  2003 47
NorwayGraph2015 1772014 195
Switzerland 1997 187
Switzerland/GermanGraph2015 109,  2014 113,  2013 117,  2007 45,  2005 39
USA decades 1990-1999 800
USA yearlyGraph2015 129,  2014 137,  2013 1162012 161,  2011 183,  2010 221,  2009 252,  2008 310,  2007 344,  2006 372,  2005 412,  2004 429,  2003 449,  2002 428,  2001 558,  2000 602,  1999 626,  1998 679,  1997 695,  1996 738,  1995 750,  1994 867,  1993 852
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