Severo name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Severo mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Severo

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Alt. Meaning

S is for serene, your calm time.

E is for excite, your spirit is catching!

V is for valiant, the way you approach life!

E is for expert, in your chosen career

R is for rich, in the love from others

O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

Notable Persons Named Severo

Notable Persons Named Severo

Severo Ochoa

Severo Ochoa was a scientist in the fields of biochemistry and molecular biology. Severo was given the name Severo Ochoa de Albornoz on September 24th, 1905 in Luarca. He passed away on November 1st, 1993.

Severo Meza

Severo Meza is a soccer player for the Dorados de Sinaloa, C.F. Monterrey, and Mexico national football team. Severo was born on July 9th, 1986 in Veracruz.

Severo Colberg Ramírez

Severo Colberg Ramírez was an At-Large Member of the Puerto Rico House of Representatives, Member of the Senate of Puerto Rico, Secretary of the Senate of Puerto Rico, At-LargeMember of thePuerto Rico House of Representatives, Speaker of the Puerto Rico House of Representatives, Speak. Severo was born in 1924 in Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico. He died in 1990.

Severo Bonini

Severo Bonini is a musical artist.

Severo Lombardoni

Severo was born on March 7th, 1949. He left this life on February 13th, 2012.

Severo Tiago

Severo Tiago is a soccer player for the C.F. Os Belenenses and Portugal national football team. Severo was born on February 10th, 1903 in Portugal.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Severo

Notable Persons With the Last Name Severo

Marieta Severo

Marieta was born on November 2nd, 1946.

Éverton Severo

Éverton Severo is a sports team member for the Canoas Sport Club.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Severo U.S.
  White 51.91% 64.26%
  African American 1.27% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 6.36% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 39.69% 16.26%

Of Last Name Severo

People with the last name Severo are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Severo

  • How Popular is the name Severo? Severo is the 8,906th most popular name of all time. As a last name Severo was the 52,736th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Severo have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,374 babies born with the first name Severo in the United States. That's more than enough people named Severo to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Severo? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1904 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Severo first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Severo is Monday, February 10th, 1868.
  • What year had the most people named Severo born? The highest recorded use of the first name Severo was in 1924 with a total of 24 babies.
  • Random Severo Factoid: According to the 1919 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Severo is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 10 babies in Texas have the same name in 1919.
  • Weird things about the name Severo: The name spelled backwards is Oreves. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Sovere. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Severo? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 393 people with the last name Severo.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Severo? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Severo as their last name since less than 1 person in 769k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Severo name meaning

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