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Nora Meaning


What does Nora mean?

The name Nora is of Irish origin.

The meaning of Nora is "honorable".

Nora is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced No-ra.

The Given Name Nora

Although it originally derived as a nickname for Honora and possibly Eleanor, Nora has been a popular name on its own for centuries.

The classic name Nora, has a wonderfully luminous quality.

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Nora falls into the classic name category.

Nora Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 30 in baby name popularity for girls with 5,799 occurrences. It ranked 10,366 in baby name popularity for boys with 7 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 28 in baby name popularity for girls with 6,055 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Nora has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Nora Name Popularity Page.

Nora Related Names

Variants of the name Nora include Norabel, Norah.

The name Noora is a form of Nora.

Nora has the diminutives (nicknames) Noirin, Noreen, Norina.

Famous Noras

    Nora Numerology

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    Nora Name Fun

    Would you like to fingerspell the name Nora in American Sign Language?

    Then just follow the diagram below.

    Be creative with the name Nora.

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

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