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".
(female) Leonola, Levonora, ..
(male) Leonolan, Leonole, ..
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. Demographics)
Presented below is the birth name history of Leonora for girls. Leonora reached its top position of #409 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not listed currently. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Below is a graphed analysis of the statistics of Leonora and associated names. Popular varying forms of Leonora are Nora (#49 in 2014), Eleanor (#78), Norah (#163), Lena (#279), Helen (#404), Eleanora (#1591), Lenora (#1594), Leora, Ora, Leonor, Leonore, Leanore, Eleonora, Elenora, Eleonore, Elnora, Leanora, Lanora and Lenore. Other variants, like Enora, are seldom used. Usage of these relations of Leonora was common among parents in the 1920s (adoption of 5.7%) and has become significantly less since (adoption 0.9%, down 83.9%), with forms such as Leora going out of style. Nora and Norah are two of the more trendy girl names in this list.
Leonora▼ is alike in pronunciation to Leonara. Other recommended names are Alondra▼, Annora, Anora, Deiondra, Delora, Deondra, Derora, Devora, Diondra, Fedora, Feodora, Genara, Gwennora (see Guinevere), Honora, Janora, Jeondra, Kenndra, Landra, Leana, Leanda, Leandra, Leandria, Leanza, Ledonna, Leemor, Leena, Leeor, Leeora, Leggra (see Allegra), Leiandra, Leina, Lenarda (see Leonarda), Lenita, Lenna▼, Lennarda (see Leonarda), Lenos, Leodora, Leona▼, Leonarda, Leonarde (see Leonarda), Leonda, Leondra, Leondrea, Leone▼, Leonela, Leonia, Leonie, Leonine, Leontina, Leorah, Leota▼, Leowna, Letoya, Levona, Lexandra, Leyna, Lienor, Liora, Lona▼, Lonna, Lora▼, Lorra, Lowra, Medora, Meliora, Menora, Nehora, Noora, Onnora, Ornora (see Onora), Sonora, Teodora, Vannora and Zondra. These names tend to be less frequently used than Leonora.