noun, plural Silvani
[sil-vey-nahy] /sɪlˈveɪ naɪ/ (Show IPA), for 2. Roman Religion.
the god of forests and uncultivated land, later worshiped under three aspects, as the protector of the house, of the herds, and of the boundaries of the farm.
(lowercase) any of a number of forest spirits, identified with fauns.
(Roman myth) the Roman god of woodlands, fields, and flocks Greek counterpart Pan
noun 1. a female given name, form of Silvia or Sylvia.
adjective, noun 1. sylvan. adjective 1. of, relating to, or inhabiting the woods. 2. consisting of or abounding in woods or trees; wooded; woody: a shady, sylvan glade. 3. made of trees, branches, boughs, etc. noun 4. a person dwelling in a woodland region. 5. a mythical deity or spirit of the woods. adjective 1. […]
adjective 1. living or growing in woodlands.
noun, (used with a singular verb) 1. the scientific study of trees and their environment.