Sylvan

Male

Meaning

Of The Forest

Origin

Latin

Pronunciation

/sɪlvən/

Traits associated with the name Sylvan:

Dogs named Sylvan tend to be loving, industrious, affectionate, and brave. This name is also associated with companionship.

What does it say about you to have a dog named Sylvan?

Naming your dog Sylvan suggests that you have an appreciation for nature and the outdoors. It could also suggest that you have a creative and imaginative side.

Is Sylvan a good dog name?

Sylvan has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Sylvan isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Popularity: Overall

3,596
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2,998
New York City Dog Name Database
3,679
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

Sylvan is not a popular dog name. That's great if you like to stand out from the crowd!

Popularity: Historical Trend

Sylvan was, in the past month, the 4693rd most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of April 2024, Sylvan is becoming a more popular moniker with new puppy owners. Our stats show that the name is more fashionable than it was at this time last year.

We've seen quite a lot of variation in rank for this name, which may suggest seasonal factors or interest driven by pop culture events.

In the past week, Sylvan was viewed 16 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

The map below shows Sylvan's popularity across the United States, according to PupNames data.

Sylvan is most adored in North Carolina, Pennsylvania and Nebraska.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Georgia, Virginia and California.

Popularity: Around The World

And this world map shows which countries have the greatest love for the name Sylvan.

Most popular breeds named Sylvan:

  1. Pointer

Sylvan is found in these categories:

old fashioned dog names
old-fashioned

Rooted in Latin, this woodland deity moniker screams vintage canine chic.

Dog names like Sylvan:

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Strong, righteous ruler.
From The Ledge Enclosure
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Sylvan dog name meaning

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