Søren, is the Danish form of Severin.
The name was popularized outside of Denmark by the 19th-century Danish philosopher, Søren Aabye Kierkegaard. It has enjoyed prevalent usage in the United States, particularly among Scandinavian-Americans.
Currently, Sören is the 280th most popular male name in Germany, (2011). His rankings in other countries are as follows:
- #346 (France, 2009)
- #726 (United States, 2010)
Other forms include:
- Søren (Danish/Norwegian)
- Soren (English)
- Sören (German/Swedish)