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Origin of sylvan
Words nearby sylvan
Example sentences from the Web for sylvan
The ground-birds began building, and at four each morning awoke Annie with their sylvan opera.A Mountain Woman and Others|(AKA Elia Wilkinson) Elia W. Peattie
It is more truly sylvan than any other—sylvan in the old Greek sense, so elusive and shy it is, so mysterious.In the Open|Stanton Davis Kirkham
The road was a pleasant one, firm and dry, with trim grass edgings and sylvan seats on either side.A Tramp's Wallet|William Duthie
No sylvan dell in Arcady could have been lovelier than the spot.A Knight of the Cumberland|John Fox Jr.
The walk through the sylvan part of the glen, tortuous, and rarely on level ground, brings many beautiful wild–flowers into view.Country Rambles, and Manchester Walks and Wild Flowers|Leo H. Grindon