Baby Name Roulette - Eleanor

The Eleanor name meaning originates from antiquity and ancient Greece, meaning "light"; and possibly of an old French form of the Provençal name Aliénor (meaning unknown), making it a place name. The first high profile bearer of this name for a girl was Eleanor of Aquitaine, one of the most powerful women in Europe during the high Middle Ages. As the wife of President Franklin Roosevelt, Eleanor Roosevelt also understood her power and how to wield it as the First Lady.

Eleanor Name Meaning: Torch. Bright light.
           
Gender: Female
Pronounced: ELL-a-nohr
Origin: Ancient Greece
Eleanor Variations: Ellie
Famous Eleanors:
US First Lady
Eleanor Roosevelt
Astronomer
Eleanor Helin
Song
Eleanor Rigby - The Beatles
Author
Eleanor H. Porter
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Baby Name Roulette Eleanor

Torch. Bright light.
Gender: Female
Pronounced: ELL-a-nohr
Origin: Ancient Greece

Eleanor

The Eleanor name meaning originates from antiquity and ancient Greece, meaning "light"; and possibly of an old French form of the Provençal name Aliénor (meaning unknown), making it a place name. The first high profile bearer of this name for a girl was Eleanor of Aquitaine, one of the most powerful women in Europe during the high Middle Ages. As the wife of President Franklin Roosevelt, Eleanor Roosevelt also understood her power and how to wield it as the First Lady.

Eleanor Variations:
Ellie
Famous Eleanors:
US First Lady
Eleanor Roosevelt
Astronomer
Eleanor Helin
Song
Eleanor Rigby - The Beatles
Author
Eleanor H. Porter

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