Greek for "bright, shining one." Eleanor is an English version of the Provençal name Alienor. In and out of fashion since the early 1900s, it made a comeback in recent years. Well-known Eleanors: Eleanor Roosevelt; "Eleanor Rigby" (Beatles song).
English, French, Greek
Shakespeare, Popular songs, Presidents, Wild West, Cute, Popular
Leora, Ellie, Ella
First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt
Daughter of Diane Lane and Christopher Lambert, Daughter of Katie Couric
Popularity in 2019
Elnora, Eleonora, Eleanore, Eleanora