Traits associated with the name Sylvia:

Dogs named Sylvia tend to be loving, and industrious. This feminine name is also associated with companionship, and intelligence.

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

Naming your dog Sylvia suggests that you have a strong appreciation for classic, timeless names. It also suggests that you have a strong connection to the past and may be a romantic at heart.

Is Sylvia a good dog name?

Sylvia has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for dogs to recognize. Sylvia isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Sylvia is found in these categories:


  • Sylvia ranks #3,439 with users of
  • Sylvia ranks #1,388 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Sylvia ranks #2,520 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

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

Most popular breeds named Sylvia:

  1. German Shepherd
  2. Pug
  3. Cane Corso
  4. Yorkshire Terrier

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