The exact Origins of this name is unclear, some say its a derivative of the word honor, or Honora. But the popular beleif is that it comes from the Hebraic/Arabic word Noour or "Light", correctly tranlated in means Bright Light.
Also used to describe women of great Beauty, beautiful babies are often named nora as they beleived that the name would give the baby good luck.
Some Scholars say that Nora also means "the enlightned one", "the Beautiful one" and also "the wise one".
in high society most women are named Nora, because the name entitles Nobility, Beauty, Light, Grace and Wit.
What a gift it is to be named under such a glorious name.