Severo Family History
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Severo Name Meaning
Italian, Spanish, and Portuguese: from the personal name Severo (Latin Severus, meaning ‘harsh, austere’). Severus was the name of several Roman Emperors, including Alexander Severus (died 235), born in Syria, who was noted for his virtuous and studious character and his tolerance towards Christians. The personal name enjoyed some popularity among early Christians.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Severe, Severn, Severin, Severa, Sever, Sereno, Lever, Vero, Seery