Lorelei Definition

lôrə-lī
noun
A siren whose singing on a rock in the Rhine lures sailors to shipwreck on the reefs: originally a character in literature.
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Noun

Singular:
lorelei
Plural:
loreleis

Origin of Lorelei

  • From the Lorelei rock on the Rhine, which was haunted by one of these creatures according to German legend.

    From Wiktionary

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