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Gender: Male
Origin: Latin
Meaning: Man Of The Forest

Silas is a...

The name Silas means Man Of The Forest and is of Latin origin. Silas is a name that's been primarily used for boys.

Silas is possibly a short form of the name Silvanus, who was the Roman god of forests. Silva is a Latin word for woods or forest. Famous Silases include Silas Weir Mitchell, actor. Athletes include Paul Silas, Paulo Silas, and Silas Feitosa Jose De Souza. Fictional characters include the main character Silas Marner in the novel of the same name by George Eliot. Silas was also a character in the novel and movie The Da Vinci Code, and the TV shows The Royals, Weeds, and The Vampire Diaries.

Variations of the name Silas: Sylas
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Silas Stats
Silas is on 3,876 members' favorite name lists
Silas is currently #20 on the Baby Names popularity charts
Silas is currently #110 in U.S. births
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Silas Stingy - The Who