Given Name LORELEI

GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: LAWR-ə-lie (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

From a Germanic name meaning "luring rock". This is the name of a rock headland on the Rhine River. Legends say that a maiden named the Lorelei lives on the rock and lures fishermen to their death with her song.

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earth, landforms, legend, Marvel characters, music, Pokemon characters, rivers, Tales characters, water
Entry updated July 2, 2017