Eleanora Meaning and Origin
Eleanora is a girl’s name meaning “sun ray, shining light” and is of Spanish, Italian origin. The name Eleanora is a variant of the name Eleanor, which has its roots in the Greek name “Eleonore,” meaning “light” or “torch.” It is derived from the elements “ele,” meaning “torch” or “bright,” and “lenora,” meaning “light” or “sunray.” The name has been used in various cultures and languages, including English, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, and German. Famous bearers of the name Eleanora include Eleanora Fagan, better known as Billie Holiday, an influential jazz singer from the United States. Elenora has a feminine sound and a classic-inspired sweetness.
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