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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Leonora

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Wiktionary

From the Italian short form of Eleonora, cognate to Eleanor.

  1. A female given name.

Leonora was also found in the following language(s): Italian

Notable Persons Named Leonora

Leonora was born on April 6th, 1917 in Clayton-le-Woods, Lancashire, England, UK. She left this life on May 25th, 2011.

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Leonora was born on June 27th, 1857. She breathed her last breath on June 3rd, 1950.

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Leonora Fani is an actress. Leonora was given the name Eleonora Cristofani on February 18th, 1954 in Crocetta del Montello, Italy.

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Nora Swinburne was an actress. She was most active from 1920 to 1974. Nora was given the name Leonora Mary Johnson on July 24th, 1902 in Bath, Somerset, England. She left this life on May 1st, 2000.

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Leonora was born in 1571. She passed away on July 8th, 1617.

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Leonora Jiménez ;Leo Jimenez is a model, activist, conservationist, and pro diversity. Leonora was given the name Leonora Jiménez Monge on January 17th, 1983 in Santa Ana, Costa Rica.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Leonora

John was born on January 30th, 1928. He breathed his last breath on February 17th, 2006.

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Neckson Leonora is an athlete for the Philippine Air Force F.C.

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Nicolas Leonora Jr. is an athlete for the Philippine Air Force F.C.

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How popular is the baby name Leonora in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 26 26 0
1881 23 23 0
1882 19 19 0
1883 18 18 0
1884 21 21 0
1885 27 27 0
1886 22 22 0
1887 24 24 0
1888 41 41 0
1889 31 31 0
1890 37 37 0
1891 26 26 0
1892 31 31 0
1893 42 42 0
1894 46 46 0
1895 41 41 0
1896 36 36 0
1897 33 33 0
1898 45 45 0
1899 36 36 0
1900 40 40 0
1901 35 35 0
1902 35 35 0
1903 36 36 0
1904 29 29 0
1905 25 25 0
1906 25 25 0
1907 34 34 0
1908 40 40 0
1909 37 37 0
1910 49 49 0
1911 67 67 0
1912 63 63 0
1913 83 83 0
1914 86 86 0
1915 110 110 0
1916 117 117 0
1917 95 95 0
1918 133 133 0
1919 113 113 0
1920 118 118 0
1921 124 124 0
1922 120 120 0
1923 120 120 0
1924 138 138 0
1925 136 136 0
1926 132 132 0
1927 137 137 0
1928 120 120 0
1929 117 117 0
1930 85 85 0
1931 73 73 0
1932 72 72 0
1933 74 74 0
1934 85 85 0
1935 58 58 0
1936 66 66 0
1937 84 84 0
1938 63 63 0
1939 57 57 0
1940 68 68 0
1941 73 73 0
1942 66 66 0
1943 63 63 0
1944 46 46 0
1945 45 45 0
1946 61 61 0
1947 56 56 0
1948 65 65 0
1949 64 64 0
1950 71 71 0
1951 47 47 0
1952 57 57 0
1953 46 46 0
1954 53 53 0
1955 67 67 0
1956 76 76 0
1957 62 62 0
1958 72 72 0
1959 58 58 0
1960 60 60 0
1961 60 60 0
1962 55 55 0
1963 59 59 0
1964 57 57 0
1965 35 35 0
1966 42 42 0
1967 43 43 0
1968 51 51 0
1969 51 51 0
1970 48 48 0
1971 49 49 0
1972 36 36 0
1973 42 42 0
1974 38 38 0
1975 25 25 0
1976 25 25 0
1977 40 40 0
1978 39 39 0
1979 18 18 0
1980 31 31 0
1981 23 23 0
1982 16 16 0
1983 22 22 0
1984 18 18 0
1985 26 26 0
1986 22 22 0
1987 17 17 0
1988 29 29 0
1989 26 26 0
1990 22 22 0
1991 18 18 0
1992 18 18 0
1993 18 18 0
1994 10 10 0
1995 11 11 0
1996 10 10 0
1997 15 15 0
1998 13 13 0
1999 15 15 0
2000 21 21 0
2001 16 16 0
2002 16 16 0
2003 21 21 0
2004 21 21 0
2005 31 31 0
2006 29 29 0
2007 28 28 0
2008 14 14 0
2009 31 31 0
2010 27 27 0
2011 27 27 0
2012 29 29 0
2013 27 27 0
2014 52 52 0
2015 47 47 0
2016 52 52 0
2017 46 46 0

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Popularity of Leonora as a first name

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Common last names for Leonora

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Fun Facts about the name Leonora

  • How Popular is the name Leonora? Leonora is the 3,129th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Leonora have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 6,860 babies born with the first name Leonora in the United States. That's more than enough people named Leonora to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Leonora? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 26 new born babies.
  • When was Leonora first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Leonora is Thursday, November 11th, 1869.
  • What year had the most people named Leonora born? The highest recorded use of the first name Leonora was in 1924 with a total of 138 babies.
  • Random Leonora Factoid: According to the 1934 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Leonora ranks 97th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 9 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 1934.
  • Weird things about the name Leonora: Your name in reverse order is Aronoel. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aneorol. How do you pronounce that?

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