Also used in Estonia:
Frollein Gladys  7/27/2020
One of the most famous bearers of this name is Eleonora Duse (3 October 1858, Vigevano, Lombardy, Italy - 21 April 1924, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA), Italian stage actress.
alberto_3275  1/20/2020
In Italy Eleonora is a common name especially for girls born in the 1980s-1990s and it's still quite popular, it was the 39th most common name for girls born in 2017. I find it a really elegant and classy name.
Pan di Stelle 95  10/27/2019
I think this is a lovely name. It has strength, but also elegance, is refined and sophisticated, and I usually like long, elegant girl names. It is also rather unique to me, I don't know anyone with this name, but at the same time it has a classic, and classy, feel. I like Eleanor too though.
mairinn  1/7/2019
Swedish singer Josefine Myrberg's middle name is Eleonora.
― Anonymous User  1/7/2019
In Polish, this name is pronounced e-le-aw-NAW-rah, as in most languages where it's used, I guess.
― Anonymous User  1/7/2019
Eleonora is a Polish name, not widely used nowadays but getting more and more attention from parents. It's still considered a quite rare and unique name though. Some of Polish nicknames are Eleonorka, Eleonorcia, Ela, Eli, Elka, Elunia, Elcia, Nora, Lora, Lori, Lorka, Lorcia, Leosia, Leonka and so on. Eleonora's nameday is 21 February. In 2017 Eleonora was 288th in the girls' names ranking, 11 girls were given this name.
― Anonymous User  1/7/2019
Eleonora is pretty, but my favorite spelling is Eleanora, because it looks like it would be easier to pronounce depending on where you live. Plus, there's a bunch of cute nicknames like Ellie, Nora, or Nell.
― Anonymous User  1/27/2018
Eleonora "Lele" Pons is an American internet personality most notable for her six-second video loops on the video-sharing service Vine. As of June 13, 2016, Pons has hit 8.4 billion loops on Vine which makes her the most looped person on Vine, including 14.2 million followers on Instagram. She is also the most followed female star on Vine.
cutenose  2/18/2017
Bimba Bosé, born as Eleonora Salvatore, on 1 October 1975, is a Spanish model, designer, actress and singer. Her artistic name means girl in Italian. Daughter of Lucía González Bosé and her first husband, Alessandro Salvatore, maternal granddaughter of bullfighter Luis Miguel Gonzalez Lucas "Dominguín" and actress Lucia Bosé, since childhood she has been in contact with all type of artistic inclinations that have created her personality.
cutenose  1/25/2017
Used in Greece and Russia.

In Greek, it is written Ελεονώρα. In Russian, it is written Элеонора. [noted -ed]
heyyyyyyyyyyyy  1/11/2017
The Italian pronunciation is "el-ay-oh-NOR-ah". [noted -ed]
hillaryrose7  1/3/2017
Ulrika Eleonora (1688–1741) was queen regnant of Sweden from 5 December 1718 to 29 February 1720, and then queen consort until her death.
Erme Ioainna  2/21/2014
This name is also frequently used in Georgia.

In Georgian, Eleonora is written as: ელეონორა.

A known bearer of this name is Eleonora Eksanishvili (b. 1919), a Georgian pianist, music educator and composer.
Lucille  6/6/2013
Also the Croatian form. [noted -ed]
goricar  11/17/2010
It's so sweet and adorable. Nora is nice too.
― Anonymous User  6/26/2010
The heroine in Verdi's opera 'Il Trovatore'.
Anton  3/9/2010
It's an elegant name, but it's a bit of a mouthful. However, there's always the nickname Nora.
Athena Nike  3/8/2010
Quite pretty, it's become something like "Isabella" in the sense that it's cliche and affected, any European, classic-sounding, palatable name that authors give their teen romance protagonists. Like a buzzword. I much prefer Eleanor, because it maintains the melody but without the pretense.
beha  1/7/2010
In German it's pronounced e-le-o-NO-rah. [noted -ed]
mafiosa  8/6/2009
Eleonora is the name of a short story by Edgar Allan Poe.
Akua Topaz  8/3/2008
Eleonora is also Czech form. Name Day: 21th February.
Maggie_Simpson  7/11/2007
Eleonora di Toledo who later married Cosimo I and became Eleonora di Medici.
Missy  2/26/2007
Eleonora O'Flanagan was a 1920's bar owner who started the Eleonora's chain of bars.
LindaRosemary  2/25/2007
In Sweden the version Ellinor (and Elinor) is the most common.
― Anonymous User  1/15/2007
Eleonora is also the German form of this name. There have been several German princesses and an Austrian empress (Eleonora Magdalena von der Pfalz-Neuburg, lived 1655 - 1720) with this name. [noted -ed]
KateB  5/10/2006
Eleonora is also Polish, not only Italian form of Eleanor. [noted -ed]
Manya  3/14/2006

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