Pronunciation: (lôr'u-lī"; Ger. lō'ru-lī"), [key]
1. a quasilegendary nymph of the Rhine who lured sailors to shipwreck on her rock by singing: a creation of Clemens Brentano in a poem of 1800.
2. a female given name.
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