Larelie Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Lorelei:
Derived from Lurlei, the name of the rock "ambush cliff," which is derived from the Middle High German luren (to watch) and lei (a cliff, a rock). The name was altered to Lorelei by Clemens Brentano, a German poet. In Germanic legend, Lorelei was a beautiful siren who sat upon a rock in the Rhine River and lured sailors to shipwreck and death.
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I always have people mispronounce it, but I still like it. I used to hate it when I was young, but I fell in love with it a few years back.
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Lie, Alie, Lara, Lori, Relie
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Destruction is the Teutonic meaning of Lorelei and its variations.
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