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sylvan (adj.)

"of the woods," 1570s, from French sylvain (1530s), from Latin silvanus "pertaining to wood or forest" (originally only in silvanae "goddesses of the woods"), from silva "wood, woodland, forest, orchard, grove," of unknown origin. The unetymological -y- is a misspelling in Latin from influence of Greek hylē "forest," from which the Latin word formerly was supposed to derive.

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Definitions of sylvan
1
sylvan (n.)
a spirit that lives in or frequents the woods;
Synonyms: silvan
2
sylvan (adj.)
relating to or characteristic of wooded regions;
a shady sylvan glade
Synonyms: silvan
From wordnet.princeton.edu