What does Leonora mean?
Variant of Eleanor. Literary: Lenore was the lady lost forever in Edgar Allen Poe's poem "The Raven". The name was used for the heroine of three major operas "Fidelio", "Il Trovatore", and "La Favorita".
Leonora▼ has 31 more alternative forms via Eleanor, Lenore: Aleanor, Alenor, Aleonore, Elanor, Eleanora▼, Eleanore▼, Elenor, Elenora▼, Elenore, Eleonor, Eleonora, Eleonore, Elianora, Elienora, Elinor▼, Elinore▼, Elleanora, Ellenora, Elleonor, Elnora▼, Elora, Enora, Helenora, Lena▲, Lenor, Lenorah, Lenorr, Lenorra, Lenorre, Lina▼ and Nora▲.Kreatif forms: Launora, Linra. [more]
How popular is Leonora?
Leonora is a very popular first name for females (#1290 out of 4276, Top 30%) but a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Leonora for girls. Leonora reached its top position of #409 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not listed currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of Leonora and associated names. Popular varying forms of Leonora are Nora (#49 2 years ago), Eleanor (#78), Norah (#163), Lena (#279), Helen (#404), Lina (#767), Leonore, Leora, Ora, Eleanore, Leonor, Eleanora, Lenore, Elinor, Eleonora, Elinore, Elnora, Lenora, Elenor and Elenora. Other variants, like Elenore, are seldom used. Usage of these relations of Leonora was common among parents during 1910-1919 (usage of 0.5064%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.2029%, down 59.9%). Helen has historically been a favorite of parents, though Nora is currently the more favored form, and Eleanore has become less contemporary. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)