Definition of Severus, Septimius in US English:

Severus, Septimius

proper noun

  • (146–211), Roman emperor 193–211; full name Lucius Septimius Severus Pertinax. In 208, he led an army to Britain to suppress a rebellion in the north and later died at York.

Pronunciation

Severus, Septimius

/səˈvi(ə)rəs/