Lorelei (disambiguation)

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Lorelei is a feminine water spirit, similar to siren or mermaid.

Lorelei, Loreley or Lorelai may also refer to:

In geography[edit]

  • Lorelei (Edmonton), a neighbourhood in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
  • Loreley (Verbandsgemeinde), a Verbandsgemeinde in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
  • Lake Lorelei, Ohio, a gated community and census-designated place near Fayetteville, Ohio
  • Lorelei is a rock in the Rhine River, a serious hazard for shipping and subject of many legends, poems, and songs.

In science[edit]

  • 165 Loreley, an asteroid discovered by C. H. F. Peters in 1876
  • Loreleia, a mushroom genus named after Lorelei Norvell, an American mycologist


In games[edit]

  • Lorelai (Suikoden), a character in the Suikoden video game series
  • Lorelei (Pokemon), a character from the Pokémon video games
  • Mystia Lorelei, a character from the Touhou Project video games
  • Lorelei, the aggregate sentience of the Seventh Fonon in Tales of the Abyss video game (although this depiction of Lorelei is male)

In literature[edit]

  • Lorelei (comics), several characters in the Marvel Comics universe
    • Lorelei (Asgardian), a fictional character who appears in the Marvel Comics Universe
    • Lorelei (Mutate), a fictional character, a mutant in the Marvel Comics Universe whose first appearance was in X-Men #63
  • Lorelei Rox, a character in the Spirit comic.
  • Lorelei, the dog from The Dogs of Babel, about a man who tries to get his dog to speak about the death of his wife
  • Lorelei (1935), a romance novel written by the Romanian novelist Ionel Teodoreanu

In television[edit]

In Comics[edit]

In the Marvel universe, Lorelei may refer to:

In film[edit]

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In theater[edit]

In music[edit]

  • Loreley (opera), an 1890 opera by Alfredo Catalani that is an extensive reworking of Catalani's dramma fantastico "Elda"
  • Lorelei (band), a dark rock band from Pittsburgh.
  • "Lorelei", a 1933 song composed by George Gershwin, with lyrics by Ira Gershwin; it was written for their musical Pardon My English
  • "Lorelei" (1960) by Lonnie Donegan. UK #10
  • "Lorelei", a 1976 song by Styx on the album Equinox
  • "Loreley", a song on Blackmore's Night's 2003 album Ghost of a Rose
  • "Lorelei", a song on Cocteau Twins's 1984 album Treasure
  • "Lorelei", a song on Comeback Kid's 2003 album Turn It Around
  • "Lorelei", a song on Corpus Delicti's 1993 album Twilight
  • "Lorelai", a song on Fleet Foxes's 2011 album Helplessness Blues
  • "Lorelei", a song on Nina Hagen's 1983 album Angstlos
  • "Loreley", a 1981 single by Dschinghis Khan
  • "Lorelei", a song on L'Arc-en-Ciel's 1998 album Heart
  • "Black Forest (Lorelei)", a song on Mercury Rev's 2005 album The Secret Migration
  • "Lorelei", a song by Clara Schumann, another version of Heine's poem, composed in 1843
  • "Lorelei", a song on Scorpions's 2010 album Sting in the Tail
  • "Lorelei", a song by Friedrich Silcher, the first sung version of Heinrich Heine`s poem, composed in 1837
  • "Lorelei", a song on Theatre of Tragedy's 1998 album Aégis
  • "Lorelei", a song on The Pogues's 1989 album Peace and Love
  • "Lorelei", a song on Tom Tom Club's eponymous 1981 debut album
  • "Lorelei", a song on Wishbone Ash's 1976 album New England
  • "When Mermaids Cry", a song on Eagle-Eye Cherry's 1998 album Desireless

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