Lorelei - Meaning of Lorelei

What does Lorelei mean?

[ 3 syll. lo-re-lei, lor-el-ei ] The baby girl name Lorelei is pronounced LAOR-eh-Lay- †. Lorelei is of Germanic origin. It is used mainly in the English and German languages. Lorelei is a variant spelling of Loreley (English and German).

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Lorelei is rather popular as a baby girl name. The name's popularity has been rising since the 2000s. At the recent peak of its usage in 2016, 0.037% of baby girls were given the name Lorelei. It was #449 in rank then. In 2018, it ranked at #473 with a usage of 0.035%, and it was the most regularly used out of all girl names in its family.

Baby names that sound like Lorelei include Lauralee (English), Laurelee, Laurelei, Lauriel, Lerolah, Loralie (English), Loreley (English and German), Loreli (English), Lorielle, Lorilei (English and German), Laurel (English), Laurelle, Lorelle (English), Loriel, and Lowrelle.

† Pronunciation for Lorelei: L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AO as in "ought (AO.T)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; AY as in "side (S.AY.D)"

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