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Syl - Meaning of Syl

What does Syl mean?

Meaning of the name SylSylvanSilvesterSylvesterSilvySylvestreSilvanSilverSylvinSlySilvestrSilvestroSilvestioSilvestreSilvanusSylwester

[ syll. syl, sy-l ] The baby boy name Syl is also used as a girl name. It is pronounced as SihL †. Syl is largely used in the English language, and it is derived from Latin and English origins.

Syl is a contraction of the name Sylvester (English) as well as an English variant of the name Silvester (English, French, and German).

Syl is also a contraction of the name Sylvan (English).

Syl is not regularly used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Syl include Sil, Sill, Syll, Cyle (English), Saele, Sail, Saile, Sal (English), Salâh, Saul (English, German, and Hungarian), Saúl (Spanish), Saül, Sawl, Sayle, Schley, Scull, Seal, Seale, Seall, and Seel.

† approx pronunciation for Syl: S as in "see (S.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"

Meaning of Syl Meaning of Syl Meaning of Silvia Meaning of Sylvan Meaning of Silvan Meaning of Silvanus Meaning of Sylvin Meaning of Silas Meaning of Sylvester Meaning of Silvius Meaning of Sly Meaning of Silvester Meaning of Silver Meaning of Sylvestre Meaning of Silvy Meaning of Silvestro Meaning of Silvestre Meaning of Silvestr Meaning of Silvestio Meaning of Sylwester
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