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Gender: F Origin of Eleonora: Italian, German, Dutch, and Polish variation of Eleanor

Makes a serious name frilly and feminine, which, depending on your viewpoint, might be a good or a bad thing. In this case, we vote good.

Famous People Named Eleonora

Eleonora Gonzaga, Holy Roman Empress consort of Ferdinand II
Eleonora Gonzaga, Holy Roman Empress consort of Ferdinand III
Eleonora Maria Teresa, Princess of Savoy; daughter of King Charles Emmanuel III of Sardinia
Eleonora "Nora" Fugger von Babenhausen, Princess of Hohenlohe-Bartenstein and Jagstberg; daughter of Prince Carl
Eleonora Maria Josefa Rosa Filipa Miguela Gabriela Rafaela Gonzaga de Orléans e Bragança e Wittelsbach, Princess of Ligne; wife of Michel, 14th Prince of Ligne
Eleonora Gonzaga, Duchess of Urbino
Eleonora Rossi Drago, Italian actress
Eleonora Giorgi, Italian actress and director
Eleonora Duse, Italian actress

Pop Culture References for the name Eleonora

Eleonora "Ellie" Stone, main character in the "Ellie Stone" mystery series of novels by James Ziskin
"Eleonora," song by Laura Stevenson
"Eleonora," short story by Edgar Allan Poe