Given Name SØREN

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: SUU-ren  [details]

Meaning & History

Danish form of SEVERINUS. Søren Kierkegaard (1813-1855) was a Danish philosopher who is regarded as a precursor of existentialism.
VARIANTS: Severin (Danish), Severin (Norwegian)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Severinus (Ancient Roman), Séverin (French), Severin, Sören (German), Severino, Rino (Italian), Seweryn (Polish), Severino (Portuguese), Severino, Seve (Spanish), Severin, Sören (Swedish)
SAME SPELLING: Sören
USER SUBMISSION: Soren

Categories

literature
Entry updated September 1, 2013