Nora meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Nora No. of characters: 4 Gender: GirlOrigin: Old Provençal Irish English Swedish Norwegian Danish German Dutch Italian
How to pronounce Nora nóra What does my name mean? Meanings: Sea of Bitterness Form of Mary Wished-for Child Rebellion Star of the Sea Bitter Beloved Irish name meaning: torch Irish short for Eleanor or Eleonore (meaning suggesting the other) Latin name, meaning: the Honorable Arabic name, meaning: bringer of light. In Germany for more than three centuries spread. Widely known through the drama "A Doll's House" (1879) by Henrik Ibsen.

Nora was ranked 921 in 2014 list of US boys name and dropped by 11.50% from its previous ranking of 826 in 2003. Nora was ranked 41 in 2015 US female names list and elevated by 16.33% from its previous ranking of 49 in 2014. First name derived from Eleanor. Comes from the Greek "and el enor" Means: "riches and honor" If party on June 25.. On the moody,Noraare not easy to follow. Nora often have a pessimistic view of the events. Reserved, proud,Norado not have contact very easy. Dreamy, very sensitive,Noraare more likely to artistic professions. Nora respect the traditions and attach great importance to family values.

Full form of Nora : Noble Opportunist Religious Alluring

Nora is a rare first name for a girl in England & Whales which is a rare name since 1996 and ranked 389 in 2014. Only 733 people have Nora as their first name. Nora is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Nora is a very very popular first name for a girl in United States which is popular since 1880 and ranked 41 (0.133797% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 133812 people wear Nora as their first name. Nora is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare name since 1880 and ranked 41 (0.133797% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 133812 people have Nora as their first name. Nora is not a native United States and Nora may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.037432% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Nora
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History of Nora

Eleanor, sister in law of Louis IX, married Henry III, King of England in 1236. Awkward, appointing French in important positions, it causes an uprising against the crown. Exiled in France, it will form an army and return to England to rescue her husband, captured. Widowed, she withdrew from the Benedictine where she lives holy. This saint was never canonized. Nora is also an Arabic name meaning "light."

Expression number of Nora is 3.

Nora are lively, imaginative, enthusiastic and optimistic. Nora are expressive and inspire others wherever they go. Nora possess great verbal skills which make them good comedian, artist or writer.

Names that rhyme with Nora Famous people named Nora
Nora Nicholson in A Town Like Alice as Actress
Nora J. Novak in Audio Tour as Producer
Nora Roberts in The Inn of the Sixth Happiness as Casting Director
Leonora Hornblow in Goldwyn: The Man and His Movies as
Nora Norman in Travels with My Aunt as Actress
Nora Cotrone in Fame as Actress
Nora Forster in Genghis Khan as Actress
Nora Boland in General Hospital as Actress
Nora Kaye in The Secret of My Succe$s as Producer
Nora Robertson in The Theory of Everything as Make-Up Department
Names like Nora Nora Namesakes Related Names: NorNoraNoraaNorabelNorabelleNorahNoraidaNoralNoralbaNoraleeNoraleighNoralieNoralvaNoralynNoralynnNoranNorannNoranneNorèneNorbComments :Nora is a female first name and is a short form of Eleonore or the Irish name Honora (of lat. Honor = "honor") used. According to the Duden from 1913, the name is also a modern form of Norberta ( "the Shining from the North"). The name became known through Henrik Ibsen's play " Et dukkehjem " (in German actually: "A Doll's House", but usually " A Doll Home ") from 1879th. Limguistic variants of the name are Altered: Norene, Noreen, Noirin, Norway : Nora, Slovak : Nora, Swedish : Nora, German : Nora, Hungarian : Nóra, Czech : Nora, Finnish : Noora, English : Nora, Norah. - Roni Franco Popularity of Nora
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