What secrets hide behind “Sylvia” that makes it rock? Your first name is more than just a name!
The name “Sylvia” is of Latin origin. It’s a name commonly given to girls.
Your name in reverse order is “Aivlys.” A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give ‘Ilyvsa.’ How do you pronounce that?
The true meaning of ‘Sylvia’ cannot be described with just a few words. Your name is your destiny, heart’s desire, and personality. Sylvia is a name that evokes logical reasoning. You are possibly intelligent, intuitive, graceful, and even a psychic. Interest in spirituality and mysticism is a strong possibility in your quest for truth. Sometimes you are not friendly and do not like to spend time with other people. You’re the type of person who appreciates luxury and elegance.
Your heart’s desire is to become a leader. You dislike taking orders and want to be in charge – the boss figure. Surprisingly, your creativity allows you to find new solutions to old problems. You can generate ideas on the fly, and want recognition for your efforts. You tend to avoid those who are needy and idle on their work.
When people hear the name Sylvia, they perceive you as someone who is sympathetic, compassionate, and generous. People feel comfortable with and count on you for support. You don’t care about fashion and are often shabbily dressed. Others see you as a maternal or paternal figure.
You are a smoothie – a real charmer! You tend to have dramatic reactions when you feel things deeply. Your kind nature allows you to work well with others. You are inclined to experience many emotional ups and downs.
Your most likely vocation: skilled worker in any field, historian, philosopher, poet, writer, counsellor, adviser.
Lucky colors: All shades of yellow, gold, and green
Lucky gem(s): Moonstone, cat’s-eye, pearl, any white stone
Lucky day(s): Saturday and Sunday
Lucky botanicals: Elder, blackberry, hops, juniper, linseed, grapes, all types of fruit juices
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Hey Sylvia! Did you know that coffee and word games are an excellent combination to sharpen your vocabulary? Let’s give it a quick spin. Within 30 seconds, how many words can you think of from the letters in your first name? Check your answers here: Word scramble SYLVIA. (Sponsored by WordFinder.Cafe)
“Sylvia” is the 33rd most popular baby girl’s name in New Mexico as reported in the 1954 U.S. Social Security Administration data (ssa.gov). Imagine that, 71 babies in New Mexico have the same name as you in 1954. A total of 4,093 babies also bear the same first name during that year in the U.S. From 1880 to 2018, the highest recorded use of this name was in 1937 with a total of 4,367 babies. That’s a lot of baby Sylvias.
Since 1880 up to 2018, the name “Sylvia” was recorded 240,683 times in the SSA public database. Using the UN World Population Prospects for 2019, that’s more than enough Sylvias to occupy the country of Sao Tome and Principe with an estimated population of 213,379.
The name first appeared in the year 1880 and given to 81 newborn babies. It became a popular name in the year 1909 with a rank of #93 nationwide and was registered 847 times as a baby girl’s name. Sylvia became a popular girl’s name in the state of New York in the year 1913. It ranked #16 with 623 babies. The all-time high record for this name was in 1918 in the state of New York with 1,227 baby girls.
This name is a consistent top ranking girl’s name in the state of Arizona for 44 years from 1932 to 1977 (may not be consecutive).
For the past eight decades (1939 to 2018), the name “Sylvia” was recorded 149,007 times in the SSA database.
Now you know why your first name rocks. Time to show your creativity! Try exploring the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers, or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV, or movie characters. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
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