US Popularity:1916
Meaning:Shining light
Eleanora is a girl’s name of Greek origin that trips off the tongue. This melodious title comes from the name Helen and bears the meaning “shining light.” Stemming from Eleanor, Eleanora adds an -a at the end, transforming its vibe from vintage and chic to modern and trendy. Last seen on the names lists in the 1930s, Eleanora is making a spirited comeback—and rightly so! This beautiful name will suit a bright soul like baby’s, inspiring them to be their own shining light even in the darkest of times.

Eleanora Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Eleanora is currently #1809 on The Bump
Girl:Eleanora is currently #808 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Eleanora is currently #1916 in U.S. births
Girl:Eleanora is currently #743 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2022
- 34
from 2021
In comparison to the previous year's data
  • 100,000+ Baby Names by Bruce Lansky, pg, 130

  • Behind the Name, Eleanora, February 2019

  • Behind the Name, Eleanor, May 2020

  • Name Doctor, Eleanora

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