[el-uh-ner, -nawr]
a female given name, form of Helen.
Also, Eleanora [el-ee-uh-nawr-uh, -nohr-uh] .
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from Provençal Ailenor, a variant of Leonore, introduced in England by Eleanor of Aquitaine (1122-1204), wife of Henry II.
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Example sentences for eleanor
Eleanor was extroverted, lively, intelligent, and strong willed.
Away from henry, eleanor was able to develop her own court in poitier.
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