Nora Family History
Nora Name Meaning
Italian: from a short form of the female personal name Eleonora an equivalent of Eleanor (see Ellender ) or of the medieval omen or well-wishing name Bonora (literally ‘good time good moment’). Italian (northern): possibly in some instances a relationship name from nora a variant of nuora ‘daughter-in-law’. Portuguese: habitational name from any of numerous places called Nora from nora ‘draw well’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022