What is the meaning of the name Elanor?

The name Elanor is primarily a female name of French origin that has an unknown or unconfirmed meaning.

The name Eleanor is derived from the French Provençale name, Alienore. It also may come from Alia-Aenor or “the other Aenor.”

Famous Eleanors include Eleanor of Aquitaine who was the mother of Richard I and King John. Others include U.S. First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt, and American actresses Eleanor Parker and 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.

Different Spellings of the name Elanor:

Elenor, Elanor, Eleanore

People who like the name Elanor also like:

Charlotte, Amelia, Eloise, Violet, Evelyn, Penelope, Alice, Oliver, Henry, Theodore, Liam, William, Owen, Benjamin

Names that sound like Elanor:

Eleanor, Elmer, Elinor, Eleanora, Elmarie

Stats for the Name Elanor

checkmark Elanor is currently #22 on the Baby Names Popularity Charts
checkmark Elanor is currently #22 in U.S. births

Songs about Elanor

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Eleanor - Jet (band)
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Eleanor Rigby - The Beatles
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Lady Eleanor - Lindisfarne

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