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The nationality of Severe can be difficult to determine because countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Severe may be difficult to determine depending on whether the family name came in to being naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of names that are based on professions, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).

Severe Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Severe come may come from a profession, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these trade-based surnames can be a profession in another language. This is why it is useful to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many western names like Severe originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so forth. Commonly these names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".

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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Severe were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Severe. Names like Severe transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across villages, family lines, and eras over time. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Severe surname are important to understanding the history of the name.

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