Given Name LENORE

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: lə-NAWR   [details]

Meaning & History

Short form of ELEANOR. This was the name of the departed love of the narrator in Edgar Allan Poe's poem 'The Raven' (1845).

Categories

currently out of the US top 1000, diminutives, Firefly characters, literature, short forms
DIMINUTIVES: Nellie, Nelly
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Eleonora (Bulgarian), Eleonora, Ellinor, Ella, Nora (Danish), Eleonora, Ellen, Noor, Noortje, Nora (Dutch), 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), Leonor (Portuguese), Eleonora (Russian), Eilionoir, Eilidh (Scottish), Leonor (Spanish), Eleonor, Eleonora, Ellinor, Ella, Nora (Swedish), Eleonora (Ukrainian)