Élinor

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

Élinor is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Élinor

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

Meaning of Élinor

Élinor 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, Élinor means “merciful” (from ancient Greek “éleos/ἔλεος” = compassion/mercy) and “God is my light” (from Arabic “Aḷḷāhu nūrī/أَلْلّٰهُ نُورِي”). Deriving from Helen, Élinor means “torch”, “beautiful”, “light”, “bright” and “shining”.

Pronunciation of Élinor

Alternate spelling of Élinor

Elinor Ellinor

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Name Statistic: Élinor is ranked #3552 overall ↓ -43

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 2558 ↓↓ -228
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 2616 ↓↓ -149
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 1725 ↓ -23
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 3798 ↓↓ -196
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 3097 ↑ 45
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 2242 ↓ -18
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 964 ↑↑ 311
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 1794 ↑ 54
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 536 ↑ 44
  • 🇫🇷 France: 1477 ↑ 41
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 2421 ↓↓ -115
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 2618 ↓↓ -217
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 9083 ↑↑ 265
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 4685 ↓ -97
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 1112 ↑ 52
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 3093 ↓↓ -299
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 3206 ↓↓ -398
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 2171 ↑ 65
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 5133 ↓↓ -179

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