Norina is a ♀ female name.
Norina is an Italian, Swiss and Provencal form of the name Nora, which derived from the name Eleonora. Eleonora derived from the name Aliénor and derived from one of the most powerful woman of the Middle Ages, Eleanor of Aquitaine. Eleanor is of Old-Provencial, Arabic and Greek origin and derived from the name Helen.
Norina 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).