Thursday, December 08, 2005
Definitions for sylvan
- Of or pertaining to woods or forest regions.
- Living or located in a wood or forest.
- Abounding in forests or trees; wooded.
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Citations for sylvan
They probably picture it as a kind of modest conservatory, set in sylvan splendour in some charmingly landscaped garden.
They choose to live where they do because of the beauty and peacefulness that a sylvan setting affords.
Origin of sylvan
Sylvan derives from Latin silva, sylva, "a wood or grove."