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Gender: Female Meaning of Leonor: "lioness" Origin of Leonor: Latin

Leonor Origin and Meaning

Spanish variation of Leona.

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cabosanmucus Says:

2016-04-12T15:06:23

Definitely better when pronounced the Spanish way leo nor instead of the English way lenn or which I find quite ugly.

caetano Says:

2016-02-02T02:55:09

its the portuguese variant of Eleanor, and its SUPER popular in Portugal (currently #2).

caetano Says:

2016-02-02T02:54:44

portuguese variant of Eleanor, not Leona...

SimoneKadele Says:

2016-01-05T01:34:42

This is actually the Spanish version of Eleanor. I don't know about Leona; it could be that as well.

scblovesnames Says:

2015-10-12T00:58:27

Can't nameberry just describe the name history of each name? Princess Leonor of Spain is a notable modern bearer.

mother_dragons Says:

2015-03-23T15:47:28

It is the Spanish version of Eleanor- well, kind of. Eleanor in Spanish is Eleonora, and that transitioned to Leonor (or that's what I've heard). Either way, it can't be the Spanish version of Leona since that's already a word in Spanish- "lioness"

OpheliaFlora Says:

2014-06-17T22:36:24

Lovely Name, one of my favourites. It's a Spanish and Portuguese name and very popular in the latter country. However I think it is a version of Eleanor / Eleonore instead of Leona.