Diminutive of Eleanor, or Hebrew and Greek

Leora Origin and Meaning

The name Leora is a girl's name of Hebrew, Greek origin meaning "light".

Somewhat dated Hebrew name that appears more modern when spelled Liora.

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Famous People Named Leora

  • Leora DanaAmerican actress
  • Leora KornfeldCanadian media personality
  • Leora SpellmanAmerican vaudeville

Leora in Pop Culture

  • Leora Tozerwife in "Arrowsmith"
  • Leora Wattsprostitute in "Wise Blood"
  • Leora Haywardcharacter on "All My Children"

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