Given Name LEONOR

GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: le-o-NOR (Spanish)  [details]

Meaning & History

Spanish and Portuguese form of ELEANOR. It was brought to Spain in the 12th-century by Eleanor of England, who married King Alfonso VIII of Castile.

Categories

princesses, queens, Spanish royal family, top 10 in Portugal, top 100 Portugal
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Eleonora (Bulgarian), Eleonora, Ellinor, Ella, Nora (Danish), Eleonora, Ellen, Noor, Noortje, Nora (Dutch), Eleanor, Elea, Eleanora, Eleanore, Elenora, Elinor, Ella, Elle, Ellie, Elly, Elnora, Leanora, Lenora, Lenore, Nell, Nelle, Nellie, Nelly, Nonie, Nora, Norah, Noreen, Norene (English), Eleonoora, Ella, Elli, Noora (Finnish), Eléonore (French), Eleonora, Eleonore, Lore, Leonore, Nora (German), Eleonora (Greek), Eleonóra, Nóra (Hungarian), Eleonora, Leonora, Lora, Lorita, Nora, Norina (Italian), Noor, Noortje (Limburgish), Eleonora, Ellinor, Ella, Nora (Norwegian), Aliénor (Occitan), Eleonora (Polish), Eleonora (Russian), Eilionoir, Eilidh (Scottish), Eleonor, Eleonora, Ellinor, Ella, Nora (Swedish), Eleonora (Ukrainian)
Entry updated May 31, 2018