Nora – Scary Mommy


Meaning “honor,” and “light,” Nora is common in many languages, including Norman, Latin, Irish, Italian, and Scandinavian. It’s also said to be the feminine form of Norman in Scottish and is the name of Norah Jones, everyone’s favorite singer if they suffered a break up in the 2000s.


Nora is already said to be a nickname in itself of Eleanor.

Famous people named Nora:

Writer Nora Ephron; singer Norah Jones.

Fun fact:

Nora is said to be a variation of Noreen, Norine, Norene, and Eleanor.

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