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Sylvia atricapilla
Blackcap Black"cap` (-k[a^]p`), n. 1. (Zo["o]l.) (a) A small European song bird (Sylvia atricapilla), with a black crown; the mock nightingale. (b) An American titmouse (Parus atricapillus); the chickadee.
Sylvia cinerea
Whitethroat White"throat`, n. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of several species of Old World warblers, esp. the common European species (Sylvia cinerea), called also strawsmear, nettlebird, muff, and whitecap, the garden whitethroat, or golden warbler (S. hortensis), and the lesser whitethroat (S. curruca).
Sylvia hippolais
Chiff-chaff Chiff"-chaff, n. [So called from its note.] (Zo["o]l.) A species of European warbler (Sylvia hippolais); -- called also chip-chap, and pettychaps.
Sylvia hortensis
Pettychaps Pet"ty*chaps, n. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of several species of small European singing birds of the subfamily Sylviin[ae], as the willow warbler, the chiff-chaff, and the golden warbler (Sylvia hortensis).
Sylvia or Currica hortensis
Pigpecker Pig"peck`er, n. (Zo["o]l.) The European garden warbler (Sylvia, or Currica, hortensis); -- called also beccafico and greater pettychaps.

Meaning of Sylvia from wikipedia

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- IF Sylvia is a Swedish football club based in Norrköping. The club, formed on 19 May 1922, is currently playing in the third tier of Swedish football,...
- Sylvia Hoeks (Dutch: [ɦuks]; born 1 June 1983) is a Dutch actress and former model, best known internationally for her roles in Blade Runner 2049 (2017)...
- Sylvia Alice Earle (née Reade; born August 30, 1935) is an American marine biologist, oceanographer, explorer, author, and lecturer. She has been a National...
- "An Sylvia", D 891; Op. 106, No. 4, is a Lied for voice and piano composed by Franz Schubert in 1826 and published in 1828. Its text is a German translation...
- Sylvia Sidney (born Sophia Kosow; August 8, 1910 – July 1, 1999) was an American stage, screen and film actress whose career spanned over 70 years. She...
- Sylvia Robinson (née Vanderpool; May 29, 1935 – September 29, 2011) was an American singer, record producer, and record label executive. Robinson had two...