Sylvie Name Meaning & Origin

Sylvie

Pronunciation: SIL-vee (key)

Origin of the name Sylvie:

Derived from the Latin Silvia, a feminine form of Silvius, which is derived from silva (wood).

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

Related Names:

Silvia, Silvie, Sylvia

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Nicknames for Sylvie

Vivi (pron. vee-vee)
Syl

Meanings and history of the name Sylvie

French form of the name Sylvia, meaning "of the forest".

Famous real-life people named Sylvie

Sylvie Guillem, French ballet dancer
Sylvie Majcher, Canadian model
Sylvie Varten,

Sylvie in song, story & screen

'Sylvie and Bruno' is a fairy story by Lewis Carroll
Sylvie is a character in Marilynne Robinson's novel "Housekeeping"
"Sylvie" is a song sung by Harry Belafante
Sylvie is a mischievous girl in the french movie "Small Change"
Sylvie is a main character in the film "Poison Ivy"
Sylvie is a character in Muzzy (french version)

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