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Gender: Female Meaning of Honoria: "woman of honor" Origin of Honoria: Latin

The name Honoria is a girl's name meaning "woman of honor". Honoria and is often added to lists like Cool Girl Names from Ancient Cultures and discussed in our forums with posts like "Love, Like, Lose -- Outlandish/Guilty Pleasures edition!".

From the experts:

This is an eighteenth century elaboration of Honor found in Charles Dickens (Bleak House) but rarely heard here and now.

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Famous People Named Honoria

(Justa Grata) Honoria, sister of the Western Roman Emperor Valentinian III, famous for her plea of love and help to Attila the Hun
Honoria Somerville Keer, British WWI physician
Honoria Acosta-Sison, first Filipina woman physician

Pop Culture References for the name Honoria

Honoria, Lady Dedlock, 'bearer (before marriage) of the illegitimate Esther Summerson, by Captain Hawdon,' in Charles Dickens' Bleak House
Honoria Brady, Barry Lyndon's cousin in W.M. Thackeray's "Barry Lyndon"
Honoria Glossop, character in the Jeeves stories by P. G. Wodehouse
Honoria Smythe-Smith, character in novels by Julia Quinn
Honoria Fell, character from The Vampire Diaries
Lady Honoria, main character in "Honoria and Mammon" by James Shirley
Queen Honoria of Nod'ol from Heather Dixon's "Illusionarium".


Honorina Says:


My name is Honorina..... Pronounced ON-OR-EE-NUH.

JuliAnneLace Says:


I've only heard it pronounced as uh-NAR-ee-uh so I never thought of that... name crush effectively killed =/

Guest Says:


More like gonorrhea. It's not bad when pronounced on-OR-ee-uh, though.

KingCobra Says:


sounds like DIARRHEA!