|Hair:||Dark brown (dyed white)|
|Ethnicity:||North African (Morocco)|
perceived by some as being a tender, gentle soul who is fascinated by life and death. He is considered to have the soul of a poet when it comes describing his feelings towards the subject. He is highly intelligent and is capable of kindness, but at times displays a darker nature in that he is arrogant and openly disdainful towards others, perceived to have a cold, or "bloodless" approach to certain situations. He has dedicated himself to researching what makes something live, and has sacrificed everything for his scientific pursuit. He is a young man in his twenties.
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Sylar is a derived word from the occupational surname of German origin Seiler, meaning maker of rope. It can also be related to the Greek name Cyral, meaning lordly ruler.
Schuyler is simply a Dutch surname that means scholar.