French, feminine variation of Severus; Latin

Severine Origin and Meaning

The name Severine is a girl's name of French origin meaning "stern".

This long-popular name in France sounds fresh, elegant and unusual here. Severine is the name of the most recent gorgeous James Bond Girl in the film Skyfall. Students of film history will associate the name with the complex character Catherine Deneuve played in the 1967 Bunuel classic, Belle de Jour..

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Famous People Named Severine

  • Séverine Brémond BeltrameFrench tennis player
  • Séverine (born Josiane Grizeau)French singer
  • Séverine FerrerFrench singer
  • Séverinepen name of French anarchist, journalist and feminist Caroline Remy de Guebhard
  • Séverine VandenhendeFrench Olympic judoka
  • Séverine CaneeleBelgian actress
  • Marguerite Séverine Philippine Decazesbirth name of fashion icon and writer Daisy Fellowes

Severine in Pop Culture

  • Severine Serizymain character in film "Belle du Jour"