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Name Norah

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Languages of use:German, Scandinavian, English, Italian
Is short form of:Eleonora
US 2013 rank:#186     ... 184:Kate, 185:Luna, 186:Norah, 187:Kendra, 188:Summer ...     Full US 2013 list
Similarly written:Noah, Noah, Nora, Nóra, Bora, Cora, Cora, Coral, Dinorah, Dora     Details
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About Eleonora, the group of names with the same origin as Norah

Language of origin:Old Provençal
Info about origin:from an Old Provençal name Alienor which is usually taken to be a variant of Helen
 however the name has probably Germanic roots and contains the name element ali (foreign)
Words:ali = foreign  Germanic
Variants' top ranks:2:Nora Norway 2012,  2:Leonor Portugal 2011,  4:Nóra Hungary 2012,  11:Lore Belgium 2009,  12:Elli Finland/Finnish 2013,  19:Eleanor England+Wales 1998,  19:Elanur Turkey 2012,  21:Eleonora Italy 2006,  32:Elly Sweden 2013,  33:Noora Finland/Finnish 2007
Somehow related to:Helen
Old/original forms:Alienor Old Provençal
Name variants:Alienor, Elanur, Elea, Eléa, Eleanor, Eleonora, Eléonore, Elinor, Elli, Ellinor, Elly, Elora, Leonor, Leonora, Leonore, Leunora, Lore, Nelli, Nóirín, Noora, Noortje, Nora, Nóra, Norah, Nore, Noreen, Norina   Sortable list   Details

Popularity lists that contain the name Norah

Belgium2012 92,  2011 802010 85,  2008 97,  2007 89,  2005 89
England+Wales decades1924 82,  1914 561904 62
Netherlands2013 762012 80,  2011 100
Norway2013 198,  2012 186,  2008 167
USA yearly2013 1862012 210,  2011 262,  2010 298,  2009 343,  2008 476,  2007 469
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