The meaning, origin, popularity, similar names, and other details about the boy name Silas

Meanings & Origins of Silas

What does Silas mean? What is the origin?

Origin English
Meaning Variant of Sylvanus from a Greek name meaning forest: woods. In the bible Silas was a missionary companion of Paul and Timothy.
Origin Latin
Meaning forest, woods

More Details About Silas

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Popularity of Silas There were 3479 US births last year.
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Silas is a boy name.
Silas starts with S
Silas is 5 letters long

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