Gender Masculine

Meaning & History

Roman family name that was derived from Severus. Severinus was the name of many early saints, including a 6th-century Roman philosopher martyred by the Ostrogothic king Theodoric. It was also borne by a pope.

Related Names

Feminine FormSeverina
Other Languages & CulturesSøren, Severin(Danish) Soren(English) Séverin(French) Severin, Sören(German) Severino, Rino(Italian) Severin(Norwegian) Seweryn(Polish) Severino(Portuguese) Severino, Seve(Spanish) Sören, Severin(Swedish)


Entry updated June 13, 2019