♀ Name Éleanore – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Éleanore

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Éleanore is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Éleanore

Éleanore is a French variant of the name Eleanor, which derived from Eleonore of Aquitaine, queen of the 12th century, original spelling was Aliénor. Eleonore is of Old-Provencial, Arabic and Greek origin and derived from the name Helen.

Meaning of Éleanore

Éleanore means “the other Aenor”, because in order to distinguish her from her mother Aenor, she was called alia Aenor / Aliénor (from Germanic “alja” = other). Besides, Éleanore means “merciful” (from Greek “eleos” = compassion/mercy) and “God is my light” (from Arabic “ellinor”). Deriving from Helen, Éleanore means “torch”, “beautiful”, “light”, “bright” and “shining”.

Pronunciation of Éleanore

Alternate spelling of Éleanore

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