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What does Eleanore mean?

Eleanore Pronunciation of Eleanore as a girls' name is a Greek name, and Eleanore means "other, foreign; sun ray". Eleanore is a variant form of Eleanor (Old French, Old German). Eleanore is also a variation of Helen (Greek).

ASSOCIATED WITH Ele-, greek, sun


VARIANTS Ellinore, Ellinor, Elliner, Elleonor, Ellenore, Ellenor, Elleanor, Elinore, Elinor, Elienore, Elianore, Eleonore, Eleonor, Elenore, Elenor, Elanor, Eileanoir, Allinor, Aleonore, Alenor, Aleanor

OTHER FORMS VIA ELEANOR, HELEN Eleanora, Elenora, Eleonora, Elianora, Elienora, Elleanora, Ellenora, Elnora, Heleanor, Helenore, Leanora, Lenore, Leonore



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How popular is Eleanore?

Eleanore is a very popular first name for females (#1080 out of 4276, Top 25%) but a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Eleanore reached its top rank of #249 in the U.S. in the 1910s, but is not ranked at the moment. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Eleanore name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Eleanore outside U.S.

Which version is better?

Prominent varying forms of Eleanore are Eleanor (#60 A YEAR AGO), Eleanora (#1468), Elenor, Elenora, Elenore, Eleonora, Eleonore, Elinor (#1413), Elinore, Ellinor, Elnora, Helen (#419), Leanora, Lenore and Leonore. These forms of Eleanore were popular with parents 95 years ago (AVERAGE #879) and have become much less conventional since (#1710, DOWN 93%), with forms like Lenore becoming less trendy.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Eleanore, Eleanor, Eleanora, Elenor, Elenora in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elenore, Eleonora, Eleonore, Elinor, Elinore in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elnora, Helen, Leanora, Lenore, Leonore in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Eleanor, Ellinor outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar-sounding names are Alesandare (see Alexandra), Alesandere, Alessandre, Alexandre, Allaire, Blaire, Calandre (see Calandra), Claire, Clare, Cleanthe, Diandre, Eilean, Eileene, Eilene, Elaine, Elan, Elanah, Elane, Elanie, Elanit, Eldora, Eleana, Eleanna, Elease, Eleasha, Electra, Eleena, Eleese, Elegance, Elen, Elena, Elene, Eleni, Elenita, Elenyi, Eleora, Eleri, Elettra, Elfre, Elian, Eliana, Eliane, Elianna, Elianne, Eliora, Elkana, Elkanah, Elkanna, Elladine, Ellaine, Ellan, Ellane, Ellayne, Elleora, Elora, Elvene, Elvine, Elvire, Elyana, Eolande, Erlene, Eufane, Evannie, Evanthe, Flore, Gwennore (see Guinevere), Gwenore, Ileane, Ileanne, Klaire, Leandre, Leanor, Leanore, Lenorre (see Lenore) and Treasure. These names tend to be less commonly used than Eleanore.

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