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


Lorelei is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name 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.

What does the name Lorelei mean?

Lorelei has the meaning “luring rock”.

Pronunciation of Lorelei

Variants of the name Lorelei

Lorelai Loreley

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Popularity of the name Lorelei

The name Lorelei is ranked #1685 overall.

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