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Unique code of the name Silvanus: 12390
First name Silvanus backwards: Sunavlis
Meaning and Origin of the name Silvanus
Latin name, derived from the word silvestris - "of the woods". See the name Silas.
Silvanus was a Roman tutelary deity of woods and fields. As protector of forests, he especially presided over plantations and delighted in trees growing wild. He is also described as a God watching over the fields and husbandmen, protecting in particular the boundaries of fields.