Nora meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Nora No. of characters: 4 Gender: Girl Origin of Nora: Old Provençal Irish English Swedish Norwegian Danish German Dutch Italian
How to pronounce Nora no-ra What does my name mean? Meaning of Nora: 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.

The name that was made popular by several TV characters that we learned to love over the years, Nora is probably the best there is when it comes to a the variation of the name Honor, and while some avoid it for it was originally a nickname, modern parents are finding Nora to be the blend they need to make peace with the tradition and choosing a short name for their own reasons. Certainly the name that will never be mispronounced, Nora stays on the top for a practical reason as well as the elegant sound and the noble theme.

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 & Wales 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 Adaora, Adenora, Adora, Aldora, Alianora, Alienora, Allora, Alnora, Alora, Alyenora, Alzora, Amora, Andora, Annora, Anora, Arora, Aulora, Aurora, Avrora, AzenoraFamous 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
Nora Swinburne was a theatrical and cinematographic actress of British nationality.
Nora Ephron directed the movie Julie & Julia
Names like Nora Nora Namesakes Related Names: Nor, Noraa, Norabel, Norabelle, Norah, Noraida, Noral, Noralba, Noralee, Noraleigh, Noralie, Noralva, Noralyn, Noralynn, Noran, Norann, Noranne, Norène, Norb Posts having Nora: Comments :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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Other variants of Nora :Eleonora Eleonoora Ella Elli Noora Eléonore Eleonóra Nóra Honoria Noor Noortje Aliénor Leonor Eilionoir Eilidh  English Boy Names :  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
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