Silvana Name Meaning & Origin
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It is my own name. It's a quite popular italian name, but because I live in Germany and Switzerland, people there find it still quite uncommon. I often get very positive reactions for my name.
I grew up with a childhood friend named Silvana and ended up naming my daughter Silvana. It is not common in the States but I sill adore the name. I am under the impression it is an old Italian name that means woman of the forest.
- Nicknames for Silvana
Silvy, Silva, Ivy, Ana, Sil, Vana
- Meanings and history of the name Silvana
There's no specific meaning but in latin "silva" means forest.
- Famous real-life people named Silvana
Silvana Arias, soap opera and television actress
Silvana Canote, Peruvian teen actress
Silvana Mangano, Italian actress
- Silvana in song, story & screen
Silvana from the movie "Machuca"