Meaning and name origin
Elanor \e-la-nor\ as a girl's name is of Old French and Old German origin, and the meaning of Elanor is "other, foreign". Elanor is a variant of Eleanor (Old French, Old German): from an Old French respelling of the Provenšal name Alienor, from German ali, though sometimes it is taken as a variant of Helen.
Elanor has 21 variant forms: Aleanor, Alenor, Aleonore, Allinor, Eileanoir, Eleanore, Elenor, Elenore, Eleonor, Eleonore, Elianore, Elienore, Elinor, Elinore, Elleanor, Ellenor, Ellenore, Elleonor, Elliner, Ellinor, Ellinore.
Elanor is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2911 out of 4276, Top 68%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Elanor and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Eleanor (#78), Ellinor, Elinore, Elinor, Elenor and Eleanore. (2014 statistics).