Lorelei

♀ Name Lorelei – Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Lorelei

Lorelei is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Lorelei

Lorelei is a form of Loreley, the name of a rock headland, located at the Rhine River. According to a legend, a maiden named Lorelei lived on this rock and lures boats to their death with her singing.

Meaning of Lorelei

Lorelei has the meaning “luring rock”.

Pronunciation of Lorelei

Variants of the name Lorelei

Lorelai Loreley

Lorelei in the categories

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Name Statistic: Lorelei is ranked #1944 overall ↑↑ 142

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 1499 ↑ 73
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 991 ↑ 6
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 2106 ↑↑ 307
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 1219 ↑ 5
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 3492 ↑↑ 353
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 2031 ↑ 80
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 1922 ↓ -81
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 1792 ↓ -67
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 9931 ↑↑ 115
  • 🇫🇷 France: 2491 ↑↑ 193
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 1408 ↑ 30
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 2564 ↑↑ 321
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 9069 ↑↑ 282
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 2864 ↓↓ -375
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 1929 ↓↓ -420
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 473 ↑ 23
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 4866 ↑↑ 3608
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 8121 ↓ -89
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 813 ↑ 21

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