Leonore - Meaning of Leonore

What does Leonore mean?

[ 3 syll. leo-no-re, le-on-ore ] The baby girl name Leonore is pronounced as LIYAHNaoR †. Leonore has its origins in the Old Provençal and Old Greek languages, and it is used largely in German and English.

Leonore is a variant form of the English Eleanor in the German language.

Leonore is also a variant form of the English Helen.

Leonore is also a variant form of the English and Russian Lenore.

See also the related categories, english, greek, and german.

Leonore is unusual as a baby name for girls. Its usage peaked modestly in 1906 with 0.008% of baby girls being named Leonore. Its ranking then was #724. The baby name has since experienced a drop in frequency, and is of only irregular use today. In 2018, among the group of girl names directly related to Leonore, Eleanor was the most popular.

Baby names that sound like Leonore include Lenoir, Leonor, Lies Marie, Liesmarie, Lis Marie, Lismarie, Leah Marie, Lisa Marie, Lisamarie, Leanor, Leanore, and Llamrei.

† Pronunciation for Leonore: L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; AO as in "ought (AO.T)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)"

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