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Severin Name Meaning

French (Séverin), Italian (Venice), German, Swedish, etc.: from a personal name, Latin Severinus, from the same root as Severus (see Severe). This was borne by several early Christian saints, including bishops of Trier (2nd century), Cologne (4th century), Bordeaux (5th century), and Santempeda (6th century), and hermits of Paris (6th century) and Tivoli (8th century), as well as a 5th-century apostle of Austria. Reduced form of Ashkenazic Jewish Severinovsky, a habitational name for someone from Severinovka in Ukraine.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Severn, Severe, Severo, Severino, Stern, Sever, Severa, Levin, Savin

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Severin Family Occupations

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  • Agent Prudential Assurance Co

    100%

In 1881, the most common Severin occupation in the UK was Agent Prudential Assurance Co. 100% of Severin's were Agent Prudential Assurance Cos.

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