What does Lenora mean?
Lenora [leno-ra] as a girls' name is of Greek derivation, and the meaning of Lenora is "other, foreign; light; compassion; light". Lenora is an alternate spelling of Eleanor (Old French, Old German). Lenora is also a derivative of Lenore (Greek). Lenora is also used as a variation of Leonora (Greek).
Lenora has 23 more relations via Eleanor, Lenore, Leonora: Alenor, Eleanora, Elenor, Elenora▼, Elenore, Eleonora, Elienora, Ellenora, Elnora▼, Elora▲, Enora, Helenora, Leanor, Leanore, Lena▼, Lenor, Lenorr, Lenorre, Leonor, Leonore, Leora▼, Lina and Nora▲.Creative forms:
(female) Lenola, Lenona, ..
(male) Lenode, Lenola, .. Middle name pairings:
Lenora Lilyann (L.L.), ..
How popular is Lenora?
Lenora is a very prominent first name for females (#535 out of 4276, Top 12%) but an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Lenora reached its apex position of #218 in the U.S. in the 1880s, and is at #1634 presently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Popular variation forms of Lenora (#1634 from recent data) appearing in the Top 2000 are Eleanor (#60 from recent data), Eleanora (#1468), Elenor, Elenora, Elenore, Eleonora, Elnora, Elora (#963), Lanora, Leanora, Leanore, Lena (#272), Lenore, Leonor, Leonora, Leonore, Leora, Lina (#857) and Nora (#41). Other forms, like Lenor, are uncommon. These relations of Lenora were favored during the years 1910-1919 (adoption of 1.2%) and are almost as popular today (adoption 0.9%, ▼25%), but with versions like Leonora becoming less stylish. Elora and Nora are two of the more trendy names for newborns among these.
Lenora▼ is alike in pronunciation to Leonara. Other recommended names are Annora, Anora, Debora▼, Delora, Deora, Derora, Devora, Dinora, Fedora, Genara, Gwenora, Honora, Janora, Jenara, Kendra, Landra, Leandra, Leemor, Leeona, Leeor, Leeora, Leggra (see Allegra), Legra, Lenarda (see Leonarda), Lenda, Leneta, Lenita, Lenna▼, Lenos, Lenya, Leoda, Leodora, Leola▼, Leona▼, Leondra, Leorah, Leota▼, Letoya, Levona, Lienor, Limor, Liora, Lora▼, Medora, Menora, Menorah, Menorca, Nehora, Onnora, Onora, Ornora (see Onora), Senoma (see Sonoma), Sonora, Temora, Tesora, Vanora, Velora and Wenona. These names tend to be less commonly used than Lenora.See names in meaning and etymology.