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

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Eléanore is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Eléanore

Eléanore 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 Eléanore

Eléanore 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, Eléanore means “merciful” (from Greek “eleos” = compassion/mercy) and “God is my light” (from Arabic “ellinor”). Deriving from Helen, Eléanore means “torch”, “beautiful”, “light”, “bright” and “shining”.

Pronunciation of Eléanore

Alternate spelling of Eléanore

Eleanore Éleanore Éléanore

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