Eleanore

Gender: Female
Origin: French
Meaning: Unknown Meaning

The name Eleanore means Unknown Meaning and is of French origin. Eleanore is a name that's been used primarily by parents who are considering baby names for girls.

The name Eleanor is derived from the French Provençale name, Alienore. It also may come from Alia-Aenor or “the other Aenor.” Alternate spellings include Elenor, Elanor, and Eleanora. 

Famous Eleanors include Eleanor of Aquitaine who was the mother of Richard I and King John. Others include U.S. First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt, and American actresses Eleanor Parker and Eleanor Powell.


Fictional characters named Eleanor include Ellie Arroway in Carl Sagan’s Contact, Eleanor Douglas in Eleanor & Park, and Ellie Gardner from J.R.R. Tolkein’s The Lord of the Rings.

Variations include: Elenor, Elanor, Eleanore
People who like the name Eleanore also like the names: Charlotte, Amelia, Eloise, Violet, Penelope, Olivia, Nora, Oliver, Henry, Theodore, Liam, William, Owen, Benjamin
Similar Sounding Names: Eleanor, Elmer, Elinor, Eleanora, Elmarie

Stats for the Name Eleanore

checkmark Eleanore is currently #24 on the Baby Names popularity charts
checkmark Eleanore is currently #27 in U.S. births

Songs about Eleanore

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Eleanor - Jet (band)
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Eleanor Rigby - The Beatles
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Lady Eleanor - Lindisfarne