Meaning and Origin of: Silvestre
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Boy name origins & meanings:
- Latin : Woodman
- English, Latin : From the forest
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Family name origins & meanings:
- Galician and Spanish : habitational name from any of the places named Silvestre in Pontevedra and Badajoz.
- Catalan, Occitan, French, and Spanish : from the personal name Silvestre (see Sylvester).
- Spanish and Portuguese : byname from silvestre ‘wild’, ‘rustic’.