The meaning of the name Eleanor: Of Unknown Meaning
The origin of the name Eleanor: French
Alternate spellings: Elenor, Elanor
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Eleanor Roosevelt, first lady and political activist.
Eleanor derives from the Provencale Alienore, of unknown meaning (popularly supposed to be alia Aenor 'other Aenor' after the first bearer. However there appears to be little evidence for this).