Nora

♀ Name Nora – Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Nora

Nora is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Nora

Nora is a diminutive of the name Eleonora, which derived from the name Aliénor. Nora is of Old-Provencial, Arabic and Greek origin and derived from the name Helen. Besides, Nora is a Japanese name and short form of the name Honora.

Meaning of Nora

Nora means “the other Aenor” (from Germanic “alja” = other), “merciful” (from ancient Greek “éleos/ἔλεος” = compassion/mercy), “God is my light” (from Arabic “Aḷḷāhu nūrī/أَلْلّٰهُ نُورِي”) and “torch”, “beautiful”, “light”, “bright” and “shining” (from Helen). Besides, Nora means “honor” or “woman of honor” (from Honora) and “stray (cat or dog)” in Japanese.

Pronunciation of Nora

Variants of the name Nora

Norah

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Name Statistic: Nora is ranked #65 overall ↓ -1

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 37 ↓ -2
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 236 ↑ 7
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 36 ↑ 1
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 105 ↓ -1
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 50 ↔ 0
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 65 ↓ -1
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 6 ↓ -3
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 117 ↓ -13
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 365 ↑ 8
  • 🇫🇷 France: 177 ↑ 7
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 206 ↓ -18
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 389 ↑ 52
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 98 ↓ -24
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 13 ↓ -3
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 45 ↑ 4
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 265 ↑ 8
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 639 ↓ -26
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 35 ↑ 8
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 191 ↓ -21

Nora in the Top 50 Names

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