Norah Name Meaning & Origin

Norah

Pronunciation: NOH-rə (key)

Origin of the name Nora:

A short form of any of the names containing the element -nora, Nora is also commonly bestowed as an independent given name.

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Norah and Rohan are anagrams of each other; they contain the same letters. The meaning of the name Norah is "honor" and it is the female version of the name "Noah"

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Noree, Norie , Na-Na

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Norah Jones, a pianist and singer-songwriter.
Norah O'Donnell, a correspondent for NBC news.

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"Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist", a 2008 film based upon the 2006 book by Rachel Cohn and David Levithan.
Norah Linton Meadows, one of the protagonists in the Billabong series by Mary Grant Bruce

A children's book named Noisy Norah. Written in 2001.

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