What does Lenore mean?
Lenore /len-ore/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Lenore is "light". Variant of Eleanor.
Related girl name: Helen.
Lenore▼ has 36 more related forms via Eleanor: Aleanor, Alenor, Aleonore, Elanor, Eleanora▼, Eleanore▼, Elenor, Elenora▼, Elenore, Eleonor, Eleonora, Eleonore, Elianore, Elienora, Elienore, Elinor▼, Elinore▼, Ellenor, Ellenora, Ellenore, Ellinore, Elnora▼, Elora, Enora, Helene▼, Helenora, Leanora, Lena▲, Leonor▼, Leora▼, Lina▼, Nelle▼, Nellie▼, Nonnie, Nora▲ and Nore.Kreatif forms: Launore, Lenorel, Lunore. [more]
How popular is Lenore?
Lenore is a very popular first name for females (#757 out of 4276, Top 18%) and a slightly less popular last name for both adults and children (#80812 out of 150436, Top 54%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Lenore for girls. Lenore reached its apex rank of #333 in the U.S. during 1920-1929, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Popular varying forms of Lenore are Eleanor (#78 in 2014), Eleanora, Eleanore, Elenor, Elenora, Eleonora, Elinor, Elinore, Elnora, Helen (#404), Helene, Lena (#279), Lenora, Leonor, Leonora, Leonore, Leora, Lina (#767), Nelle, Nellie and Nora (#49). Forms like Elora are uncommon. These girl names reached the peak of their popularity during the years 1910-1919 (usage of 0.543%) and are now much less popular (usage 0.1556%, ▼71.3%), with versions like Helen, Lenore, Leonor, Leonora and Leora falling out of style. Eleanor (#78), Lena (#279) and Nora (#49) are three of the more trendy birth names in this list, with these names enjoying a revival in usage. Shown below is a comparison of the usage of the girl name Lenore and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)