Meaning and name origin
Eleonora \e-leono-ra, ele(o)-nora\ as a girl's name is of Old French, Old German and Greek origin, and the meaning of Eleonora is "other, foreign". Eleonora 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.
Eleonora is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3890 out of 4276, Top 91%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Eleonora for girls. Eleonora reached its highest rank of #938 in the U.S. in 1880-1889. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Eleonora and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Eleanor (#78), Helen (#404), Elenora, Eleanora and Eleonora. (2014 statistics).