Meaning : Of Hebrew origin and derived from the Hebrew element 'el' meaning 'god' and 'or' meaning light, so the name means 'God is my light' or 'God is my candle'. Also a popular Arabic name., Pity, Of Unknown Meaning,
Pronunciation : (EH-la-nohr), ELL a nor, EL-ə-nawr ,
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Numerology information Eleanor:
- Name Number: 7. Meaning: Inner, Thought, Mind, Psychology, Secret, Mystic, Strange, Study, Knowledge, Loneliness, Rest
Additional information Eleanor:
- Eleanor is a name with French origins. The meaning of the name Eleanor is unknown. It derives from the Provencale Alienore. It also may come from alia Aenor or “the other Aenor.” Alternate spellings include Elenor, Elanor, and Eleanora. Famous Eleanors include Eleanor of Aquitaine who was the mother of Richard I and King John. First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt is likely the most famous modern day Eleanor. Eleanor Parker was an American Actress as well Eleanor Powell. Fictional characters named Eleanor include Ellie Arroway in Carl Sagan’s Contact, Eleanor Douglas in Eleanor & Park, and Ellie Gardner from J.R.R. Tolkein’s The Lord of the Rings. People who like the name Eleanor also tend to like names with British and traditional origins.
- An Old French respelling of the Old Provencal name Alienor. Sometimes considered a derivative of Helen, the name is more likely of Germanic derivation. Introduced to England in the 12th century by Eleanor of Aquitaine, who came from France to wed King Henry II. Eleanor was also borne by the wives of Henry III and Edward I.
- English Meaning: The name Eleanor is an English baby name. In English the meaning of the name Eleanor is: Shining light.
- American Meaning: The name Eleanor is an American baby name. In American the meaning of the name Eleanor is: Shining light.
- Greek Meaning: The name Eleanor is a Greek baby name. In Greek the meaning of the name Eleanor is: Shining light. The bright one.
- French Meaning: The name Eleanor is a French baby name. In French the meaning of the name Eleanor is: Aintroduced into Britain in 12th century AD by King Henry II's wife, Eleanor of Aquitaine.
- Shakespearean Meaning: The name Eleanor is a Shakespearean baby name. In Shakespearean the meaning of the name Eleanor is: Henry VI, Part 2' Duchess of Gloucester.
- From the Old French form of the Occitan name Aliénor. It was first borne by the influential Eleanor of Aquitaine (12th century), who was the queen of Louis VII, the king of France, and later Henry II, the king of England. She was named Aenor after her mother, and was called by the Occitan phrase alia Aenor "the other AENOR" in order to distinguish her from her mother. The popularity of the name Eleanor in England during the Middle Ages was due to the fame of Eleanor of Aquitaine, as well as two queens of the following century: Eleanor of Provence, the wife of Henry III, and Eleanor of Castile, the wife of Edward I. More recently, it was borne by first lady Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962), the wife of American president Franklin Roosevelt.
Definition funny of Eleanor:
- omg isn't Eleanor cool.
- wow did you see that girl last night? she was too beautiful to be anything but an Eleanor..
- guy: how do I get on that girl Eleanor? me: HAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAH...there is just no way guy: what, why? me: dude, she's too complex for you, and she will never trust you and... guy: well I just wont give up me: mmm yeah good luck buddy.
- 'wow, did you talk/see that girl Eleanor last night?' 'no' 'Well, you should've she took my breath away;
- Guy1: Man did you see Lizzie the other night? She looked amazing! Guy2: Son you still hooked on that girl? Give up! Guy1: What can I say bro? She's Eleanor! Guy2: True bro. That shit's a unicorn!
- Eleanor walks into a restaraunt. as she's walking by, a man with a platter full of filled wine glasses trips. Eleanor, quickly catches the platter and manages to get the glasses to land on the platter in a perfect way to make a beautiful form without spilling a single drop of wine, all while being able to kick the falling man into the soft booth instead of the hard floor.
- the eleanor mustang might be the coolest looking car ever.
Expression information Eleanor:
- People with this name are excellent at analyzing, understanding, and learning. They tend to be mystics, philosophers, scholars, and teachers. Because they live so much in the mind, they tend to be quiet and introspective, and are usually introverts. When presented with issues, they will see the larger picture. Their solitary thoughtfulness and analysis of people and world events may make them seem aloof, and sometimes even melancholy.
Soul information Eleanor:
- People with this name have a deep inner desire to lead, organize, supervise, and to achieve status, power and wealth.
Songs about Eleanor:
- Eleanor - Jet (band)
- Eleanor Rigby - The Beatles
- Lady Eleanor - Lindisfarne
- Eleanor Rigby by The Best & Greatest Beatles Covers from the Album 24 Beatles Tribute Hits!
- Eleanor Rigby (Original) by Backstage Beatles from the Album The Backstage Beatles Play The Beatles Greatest Hits
- Eleanor Rigby by Wes Montgomery from the Album A Day In The Life
- Eleanor Rigby (Live (1968 The Lighthouse)) by The Jazz Crusaders from the Album Way Back Home
- Gregorian Spirits/Eleanor Rigby Intro by The Chant Masters from the Album Gregorian Beatles
- Baby's Just As Mean As Me (feat. Eleanor Whitmore) by Steve Earle & The Dukes from the Album Terraplane
- Eleanor Plunkett by Aryeh Frankfurter from the Album The Music of O'Carolan: O'Carolan's Dream
Books about Eleanor:
- Eleanor & Park - Feb 26, 2013 by Rainbow Rowell
- Eleanor (Picture Puffin Books) - Sep 1, 1999 by Barbara Cooney
- Eleanor: A Novel - Jan 12, 2016 by Jason Gurley
- Eleanor, Ellatony, Ellencake, and Me - Aug 1, 2003 by Cathy Rubin and Christopher Fowler
- Eleanor: A Regency Romance (The Four Sisters' Series Book 4) - Apr 29, 2015 by Audrey Harrison
- Where's Ellie?: A Hide-and-Seek Book - Aug 28, 2012 by Salina Yoon
- My Year with Eleanor: A Memoir - Jun 5, 2012 by Noelle Hancock
- Eleanor Ann and the Goat Who Eats Money: (Now, Isn't That Funny?) - Sep 26, 2013 by Debbi Atwood Sexton
- Eleanor of Aquitaine: A Life (Ballantine Reader's Circle) - Apr 3, 2001 by Alison Weir
- The Winter Crown: A Novel of Eleanor of Aquitaine - Sep 1, 2015 by Elizabeth Chadwick
Movies about Eleanor:
- Eleanor's Secret2010 NR CC
- The Eleanor Roosevelt Story1965 NR CC
- The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby2014 R CC
- Eleanor, First Lady Of The World2012 G CC
- Three's Company: Season 31977 NR
- Born to Dance DVD (1936) Eleanor Powell/ James Stewart - Lady Be Good (1941) Double Feature DVD1936
- Longines Chronoscope Interviews, 1953, v.10: ELEANOR ROOSEVELT, EDWARD W. BARRETT2007 NR
- The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby DVD2014 R
- American Experience - Eleanor Roosevelt2000 NR
- TCM Greatest Classic Films: Legends - Eleanor Powell2015 NR
Wiki information Eleanor:
- Eleanor of Aquitaine
- Noble person, Person, Person Or Being In Fiction, Family member, Literature Subject, Military Commander, Influence Node, Deceased Person
Eleanor of Aquitaine was one of the wealthiest and most powerful women in western Europe during the High Middle Ages and a member of the Ramnulfid dynasty of rulers in southwestern France. She became Duchess of Aquitaine in her own right while she...
- Eleanor Roosevelt
- Award Nominee, Ranked item, Family member, Author, Name source, Organization member, Hall of fame inductee, Politician, Identity, Literature Subject
Anna Eleanor Roosevelt was an American politician, diplomat, and activist. She was the longest-serving First Lady of the United States, holding the post from March 1933 to April 1945 during her husband President Franklin D. Roosevelt's four terms in...
- Eleanor of Castile
- Noble person, Deceased Person, Person, Name source
Eleanor of Castile was the first queen consort of Edward I of England. She was also Countess of Ponthieu in her own right from 1279 until her death in 1290, succeeding her mother and ruling together with her husband.
- Location, City/Town/Village, Statistical region, HUD County Place, Namesake, Dated location, HUD Foreclosure Area
Eleanor is a town in Putnam County, West Virginia, U.S., along the Kanawha River. Its population was 1,518 at the 2010 census. The town was established as a New Deal project in the 1930s and named for Eleanor Roosevelt. Like other Franklin D....
- Eleanor Parker
- Actor, Deceased Person, Person, Influence Node, Award Nominee, Film actor, TV Actor
Eleanor Jean Parker was an American actress who appeared in some 80 movies and television series. An actress of notable versatility, she was called Woman of a Thousand Faces by Doug McClelland, author of a biography of Parker by the same title. At...
- Eleanor Holmes Norton
- TV program guest, Topic, Person or entity appearing in film, Social network user, U.S. Congressperson, Person, Identity, Politician, Topic
Eleanor Holmes Norton is a Delegate to the United States Congress representing the District of Columbia. As a non-voting member of the U.S. House of Representatives, Norton may serve on committees as well as speak on the House floor; however, she is...
- Eleanor Rigby
- Cataloged instance, Identity, Composition, Award-Nominated Work
Eleanor Rigby is a song by the Beatles, released on the 1966 album Revolver and as a 45 rpm single. It was written by Paul McCartney, and credited to Lennon–McCartney. The song continued the transformation of the Beatles from a mainly rock and roll /...
- Eleanor of Austria
- Deceased Person, Person, Noble person
Eleanor of Austria, also called Eleanor of Castile, was born an Archduchess of Austria and Infanta of Castile from the House of Habsburg, and subsequently became Queen consort of Portugal and of France. She also held the Duchy of Touraine as dower....
- Eleanor Marx
- Influence Node, Deceased Person, Translator, Person
Eleanor Marx Aveling, also known as Jenny Julia Eleanor "Tussy" Marx, was the English-born youngest daughter of Karl Marx. She was herself a socialist activist, who sometimes worked as a literary translator. In March 1898, after discovering that her...
- Eleanor Hibbert
- Novelist, Deceased Person, Person, Influence Node, Author
Eleanor Hibbert was an English author who combined imagination with facts to bring history alive through novels of fiction and romance. She was a prolific writer who published several books a year in different literary genres, each genre under a...