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Leonora - Meaning of Leonora

What does Leonora mean?

[ 4 syll. leo-no-ra, le-on-ora ] The baby girl name Leonora is pronounced Ley-aa-NAOR-aa- or Liy-aa-NAOR-aa- †. Leonora has its origins in the Old Provençal and Old Greek languages. It is used largely in German, Greek, Italian, English, and Spanish.

Leonora is a German, Greek, and Italian form of the English Eleanor.

Leonora is also an English, Italian, and Spanish form of the English Helen.

Leonora is also a form of the English and Russian Lenore.

A variant of the name is the English, German, Irish, Italian, Scandinavian, and Scottish contracted form Nora.

See also the related categories, spanish, italian, and german.

Leonora is uncommon as a baby girl name. At the modest height of its usage in 1911, 0.015% of baby girls were named Leonora. It was #509 in rank then. The baby name has seen a substantial drop in frequency since then, and is used only on a very light scale now. In 2018, within the family of girl names directly related to Leonora, Nora was the most popular.

Baby names that sound like Leonora include Lea Marie, Lea-Marie, L'Amour, L'Amoure, Lamara, Lamore, Lamour, Lamoure, Leemor, Lenor, Lenora, Lenore, Leonoor, Léonor, Léonore, Limor, Linor, and Linore.

† Pronunciation for Leonora: L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; AO as in "ought (AO.T)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"


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