Sylvania

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Sylvania literally means "forest land" in Latin. The term can be used in a variety of contexts:

Astronomy[edit]

Companies[edit]

  • Sylvania (brand), a brand of consumer electronics sold by Funai
  • Havells Sylvania, an international manufacturer of light sources and luminaires. It has plants throughout Europe, Asia, North Africa and Central and South America, and is one of the few lighting companies that produces both lamps and light fixtures
  • Osram Sylvania, a North American manufacturer of light sources, wholly owned by Osram AG of Germany
  • Sylvania 300, a NASCAR race sponsored by Osram Sylvania
  • Sylvania Electric Products, former North American electric and electronics firm, forerunner to Havells Sylvania and Osram Sylvania

Education[edit]

  • Sylvania City School District, a school district in Northwest Ohio that serves students who live in the city of Sylvania, and Sylvania Twp. in Lucas County
  • Sylvania High School, a high school situated in the Sutherland Shire, in the South-East region of Sydney, New South Wales

Places[edit]

Australia[edit]

  • Sylvania, New South Wales, a suburb, in southern Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. Sylvania is located 22 kilometres south of the Sydney central business district in the Sutherland Shire
  • Sylvania Waters, New South Wales, a suburb, in southern Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. Sylvania Waters is located 21 kilometres south of the Sydney central business district in the local government area of Sutherland Shire

Canada[edit]

Serbia[edit]

  • Sylvania, Šumadija, meaning forest land, a central part of modern Serbia

United States[edit]

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