See also: nora, norã, noră, nøra, and Nóra

EnglishEdit

 
Nora.

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Short form of Eleanor or, rarely, of Honora.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Nora

  1. A female given name.

Derived termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


CzechEdit

 
Czech Wikipedia has an article on:
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PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Nora f

  1. A female given name, equivalent to English Nora

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Short form of Eleonora.

Proper nounEdit

Nora

  1. A female given name.

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Shortening of Eleonora.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈnoː.raː/
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  • Hyphenation: No‧ra

Proper nounEdit

Nora f

  1. A female given name.

Related termsEdit


FaroeseEdit

Proper nounEdit

Nora f

  1. A female given name

Usage notesEdit

Matronymics

DeclensionEdit

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Nora
Accusative Noru
Dative Noru
Genitive Noru

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Short form of Eleonora / Eleonore.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈnoːʁa]
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  • Hyphenation: No‧ra

Proper nounEdit

Nora

  1. A female given name

LatvianEdit

EtymologyEdit

First recorded as a given name of Latvians in 1792. Short form of Eleonora.

Proper nounEdit

Nora f

  1. A female given name.

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Klāvs Siliņš: Latviešu personvārdu vārdnīca. Riga "Zinātne" 1990, →ISBN
  • [1] Population Register of Latvia: Nora was the only given name of 853 persons in Latvia on May 21st 2010.

NorwegianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Mostly a diminutive form of Eleonora, but also interpreted as a feminine form of the Old Norse given name Nóri, as a personification of Norway.

Proper nounEdit

Nora

  1. A female given name.
    • 1879 Henrik Ibsen, Et dukkehjem (Translated as A Doll's House by R. Farquharson Sharp), the closing lines:
      Nora! Nora! Tomt. Hun er ikke mer. Det vidunderligste — ?!
      Nora! Nora! Empty. She is gone. The most wonderful thing of all — ?

RomanianEdit

Proper nounEdit

Nora f

  1. A female given name.

SlovakEdit

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Nora f (genitive Nory, nominative plural Nory) declension pattern žena

  1. A female given name.

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • Nora in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

SwedishEdit

 
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Proper nounEdit

Nora c (genitive Noras)

  1. A female given name, short form of Eleonora.
  2. A town in Västmanland, in central Sweden

AnagramsEdit