Meaning and name origin
Eleanore \e-leano-re, ele(a)-nore\ as a girl's name is of Old French, Old German and Greek origin, and the meaning of Eleanore is "other, foreign". Eleanore 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.
Eleanore▼ has 21 variant forms: Aleanor, Alenor, Aleonore, Allinor, Eileanoir, Elanor, Elenor, Elenore, Eleonor, Eleonore, Elianore, Elienore, Elinor▼, Elinore▼, Elleanor, Ellenor, Ellenore, Elleonor, Elliner, Ellinor, Ellinore.
Eleanore is a very popular first name for females (#1080 out of 4276, Top 25%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Eleanore for girls. Eleanore reached its highest rank of #258 in the U.S. in 1910-1919 (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Eleanore and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Eleanor (#78), Helen (#404), Elinore, Ellinor, Elinor, Eleanore and Elenor. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).