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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Sylph" mean? The list below shows the origins of Sylph as well as things modernly associated with the name Sylph such as celebrities named Sylph.

Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Sylph
  1. An imaginary being inhabiting the air; a fairy.
  2. Fig.: A slender, graceful woman.
  3. [Zoöl] Any one of several species of very brilliant South American humming birds, having a very long and deeply-forked tail; as, the blue-tailed sylph Cynanthus cyanurus .

Etymology: F. sylphe, m., fr. Gr. � a kind of grub, beetle, or moth; -- so called by Paracelsus.]

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  1. An elemental being believed to inhabit the air
  2. A slender graceful young woman

What does the name Sylph mean?

Sis for sensational, you know how to make a splash!

Yis for young, the years never show!

Lis for luxury, the luxury of your smile.

Pis for please, the way you always do.

His for hopeful, you see the bright side of things

Past life for Sylph born Aug 22, 1990

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Siberia approximately on 1425. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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