What does Elenora mean?
Elenora \e-leno-ra, el(e)-nora\ as a girls' name is of Old French, Old German and Greek derivation, and the name Elenora means "other, foreign; sun ray". Elenora is a form of Eleanor (Old French, Old German). Elenora is also a derivative of Helen (Greek).
Elenora▼ has 35 more alternative forms via Eleanor, Helen: Aleanor, Alenor, Aleonore, Elana, Elanor, Eleanore▼, Elen, Elena, Eleni, Elenor, Elenore, Eleonor, Eleonore, Elianore, Elienore, Elinor▼, Elinore▼, Elleanor, Ellenor, Ellenore, Elleonor, Ellinor, Ellinore, Elna▼, Elnora▼, Elora, Enora, Helenora, Helenore, Leanora, Lenora▼, Lenore▼, Leonora▼, Leora▼ and Lienor.
Elenora is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2184 out of 4276, Top 51%) but a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Elenora for girls. Elenora reached its peak rank of #588 in the U.S. during the years 1890-1899, but is not listed currently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Prominent alternative forms of Elenora are Eleanor (#78 last year), Eleanora, Eleanore, Elena (#121), Elenor, Eleonora, Elinor, Elinore, Ellinor, Elna, Elnora, Helen (#404), Lenora, Lenore, Leonora and Leora. These girl names were at the top of their popularity during 1910-1919 (usage of 0.4865%) and are now significantly less popular (usage 0.141%, down 71%), with versions such as Helen, Lenora, Lenore, Leonora and Leora falling out of fashion. Eleanor (#78) and Elena (#121) are two of the more chic birth names among these, and there is a rekindling in baby name popularity for Eleanor. Shown below is a comparison of the usage of the girl name Elenora and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
A recommended similar baby name is Eleora. This name tends to be less commonly used than Elenora.