Gender: Male Meaning of Severin: "stern, serious" Origin of Severin: French variation of Severus; Latin

Severin Origin and Meaning

The name Severin is a boy's name of German, French origin meaning "stern, serious".

Severin is an ancient Roman family name borne by several early saints. It's still alive throughout Europe, and could be ready for import here. Severin Winter is a wrestling prodigy character in John Irving's The 158-Pound Marriage and, in its original Latin form, Severus Snape appears in Harry Potter.

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Severin's International Variations

Seweryn (Polish) Severi (Finnish) Soren (Danish) Szörény (Hungarian) Severino (Italian) Severin (German) Sévère (French)


Zelliew Says:


It looks like a typo.........the G has been left off or severed