silvan

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sil·van

 (sĭl′vən)
adj. & n.
Variant of sylvan.

silvan

(ˈsɪlvən)
adj
a variant spelling of sylvan

syl•van

or sil•van

(ˈsɪl vən)

adj.
1. of, pertaining to, or inhabiting the woods.
2. consisting of or abounding in woods or trees; wooded; woody.
3. made of trees, branches, boughs, etc.
[1555–65; < Latin sylvānus, sp. variant of silvānus=silv(a) forest + -ānus -an1]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.silvan - a spirit that lives in or frequents the woodssilvan - a spirit that lives in or frequents the woods
disembodied spirit, spirit - any incorporeal supernatural being that can become visible (or audible) to human beings
Adj.1.silvan - relating to or characteristic of wooded regions; "a shady sylvan glade"
wooded - covered with growing trees and bushes etc; "wooded land"; "a heavily wooded tract"