At 28, Eleanor Catton became the youngest ever winner of the Booker Prize with her swirling, mesmerizing epic The Luminaries.
Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) called it “a candid exchange.”
John Avlon explains why Ernest Hemingway and Eleanor Roosevelt were included.
also Elinor, from Provençal Ailenor, a variant of Leonore, introduced in England by Eleanor of Aquitaine (1122-1204), wife of Henry II. The Old French form of the name was Elienor.