Name
SEVERUS

Name SEVERUS

Between 1880 and 2022 there were 14 births of Severus in the countries below, which represents an average of 0 birth of children bearing the first name Severus per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 1 birth.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Severus   
In Italiano Nome Severus   


Information about the first name Severus

The first name Severus is listed in our categories :The first name Severus has been assigned to:
100.00% to boys
0.00% to girls
The country where the first name Severus is the most common is:
DE Germany
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 7 letters including 3 vowels and 4 consonants

Severus in Japanese *

Romajiseburasu
Katakanaセブラス
Hiraganaせぶらす
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Severus in Japanese
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Severus in sign language

Severus in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Severus

US English
Pronunciation src :
  • enPR: sə-vîrʹəs
  • Hyphenation: Se‧ve‧rus
Proper noun src :
  • Severus
  • An ancient Roman cognomen, notably that of Septimius Severus.
Proper noun (Derived terms) src :
  • Severan
General
Etymology src :
  • From sevērus (“severe”).
Latin
Etymology src :
  • According to De Vaan, from Proto-Italic *seɣwēros, from a collective derivation of the noun Proto-Indo-European *seǵʰwr̥, from Proto-Indo-European *seǵʰ- (“to hold”).Other etymologists, such as Meiser, posit this word to be from se- + verus, but De Vaan notes a heavy semantic mismatch.
Adjective src :
  • sevērus (feminine sevēra, neuter sevērum, comparative sevērior, superlative sevērissimus); first/second-declension adjective
  • severe, serious, strict, stern, stringent, austere, harsh, grave (in demeanor)
  • Synonyms: trux, ferōx, atrōx, violēns, immānis, efferus, ferus, crūdēlis, barbaricus, silvāticus, acerbus, ācer
  • Antonyms: mītis, tranquillus, misericors, placidus, quietus, clemens
Pronunciation src :
  • (Classical) IPA(key): /seˈu̯eː.rus/, [s̠eˈu̯eːrʊs̠]
  • (modern Italianate Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /seˈve.rus/, [seˈvɛːrus]
Proper noun src :
  • Sevērus m sg (genitive Sevērī); second declension
  • A Roman cognomen — famously held by:
  • Septimius Severus, a Roman emperor
Adjective (Declension) src :
  • First/second-declension adjective.
Adjective (Derived terms) src :
  • sevēritās
  • sevēritūdō
  • assevērō
Proper noun (Declension) src :
  • Second-declension noun, singular only.
Proper noun (Derived terms) src :
  • Sevēriānus
Proper noun (Descendants) src :
  • Italian: Severo
  • Portuguese: Sever, Severo
 

Popularity of the name Severus

Number of SEVERUS births per year

Total births of Severus by country

Births with the first name Severus
Country
Boys
Girls
DEGermany
2000 - 2022
5
0
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2022
5
0
ABAlberta
1980 - 2022
2
0
ATAustria
1984 - 2021
1
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2022
1
0

Total births of Severus by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Severus
Country
Boys
Girls
DEGermany
2022
1
0

Comments on the name Severus

Personalities with the first name Severus

There are 4 personalities with the first name Severus


Sévère D'antioche
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Byzantine empire
Theologian Writer Priest Patriarch


Sévère De Ravenne
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Weaver


Sévère De Barcelone
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Ancient rome
Priest


Severo Di Napoli
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Priest



Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Severus

There are 0 actor and actress with the first name Severus

Rankings of first name SEVERUS by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#10453DE Germany2022
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
No ranking of first name SEVERUS (female) births over the last year available in each country