Norah - Meaning Of Norah, What Does Norah Mean?

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Norah Meaning


What does Norah mean, popularity, numerology and more.

The name Norah is of Greek origin.

The meaning of Norah is "honorable".  

It is also of English origin, where its meaning is "honor, valor".

Norah is generally used as a girl's name. It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced No-rah.

In the U.S. in 2013, it ranked 186  in baby name popularity for girls with 1715 occurrences.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

View the Norah Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Norah has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Norah to other names.


Norah is a variant spelling of Nora.

Norah has the diminutives (nicknames) Noreen, Norina.

Would you like to fingerspell the name Norah in American Sign Language?
Then just follow the diagram below.

Just for fun, see the name Norah in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Norah in Nautical Flags page.

Looking for something more mystical? Visit the Norah Numerology page.

Norah Numerology
Norah in Hieroglyhics
Norah in Nautical Flags
English names generally consist of a given name, middle name and family name. Many English speaking countries have fairly flexible naming laws. This allows the multicultural families that live in these countries to merge the naming conventions of their faiths or previous nationalities with their current homeland.

Biblical names are still very prevelant. Nature, literature, mythology, celebrity, surnames, variants of traditional names and newly invented names are all sources of English given names.

The evolution of English names in the U.K. can be traced to the various conquests and ruling power changes of its early history. The evolution of English names in America has been more influenced by the various influxes of immigrants from different parts of the world during different times in its history.

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