Gender: Female
Origin: Irish
Meaning: Honor
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The name Nora means Honor and is of Irish origin. Nora is a name that's been used primarily by parents who are considering baby names for girls.

The name Nora was originally a diminutive from the names Honora and Eleanora. The most common variation of the name Nora is Norah. Nicknames include Nor, Nory, No-No, and Rah.

Famous Noras include author Nora Roberts and director Nora
Ephron. The most famous Norah of the 20th century is likely singer Norah Jones. Royal Noras include Princess Nora of Lichtenstein. There are also several places named Nora, including towns in Australia, Italia, Sweden, and
the United States (Virginia, Wisconsin, Illinois, and Nebraska, among others).

Fictional characters include Nora Charles (“Nick and Nora”) from the movie series, The Thin Man and Nora from Henrik Ibsen’s play, A Doll’s House.

Variations include: Norah
People who like the name Nora also like:
FemaleCharlotte, Amelia, Olivia, Ava, Violet, Audrey, Grace
MaleLiam, Owen, Oliver, Henry, Benjamin, Ethan, Nolan
Nora Stats
checkmark Nora is on 4,437 members' favorite name lists
checkmark Nora is currently #10 on the Baby Names popularity charts
checkmark Nora is currently #29 in U.S. births
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Nora - Richard Shindell