Meaning "wood" or "forest," Silvanus is a Latin name derived from the word "silva." In Roman mythology, Silvanus is the god of the forest, but the name can also be found in the New Testament of the Bible. Silvanus is an uncommon name that is not frequently used in the United States.
Similar Names: Silas, Sylvain
Famous Silvanus Names: Silvanus of Ahun (fifth century saint), Silvanus Trevail (architect)