5 definitions by Lorelei van Peborgh

Top Definition
Pronunciation1: LORE-RAH-LIE
A mystical water and land creature, much like a siren who sits on a rock in the Rhine river in Germany and lures sailors to their death with her song. She sings, they steer their boats to her unaware of the sharp rocks underwater, they crash and perish.
"I'm afraid she might be like Lorelei, beautiful but deadly."
by Lorelei van Peborgh May 24, 2008
Swahili Pronunciation : UH-DEE-UH
Meaning: "Gift from God"

American Pronunciation: A-DEE-UH
Traits: Emotionally understanding and intellectual.

"You were smart to name her Adia"

Sarah McLachlan wrote a song named "Adia". The song is about apologizing to her friend for marrying her ex-partner.
by Lorelei van Peborgh May 24, 2008
Pronunciation: LORE-RAH-LAY
A medium-small Hawaiian flower that can grow to be a small bush. Petals can be white, pink or purple with a darker (sometimes red) line in the middle of each petal.
Lorelei flowers are very often used in making leis.
by Lorelei van Peborgh May 24, 2008
Meaning: Beautiful, independent, hard worker. Italian of origin. Often self-motivated, enjoys all aspects of life.
Variations include: Amelia, Analia
"Amalia does exactly what she wants, doesn't she?"
by Lorelei van Peborgh May 24, 2008
Musical Definition: To play slowly and with feeling.
Name Meaning: "Loving"
"You're as sensual as an Adagio"
"Play the Adagio piece"
by Lorelei van Peborgh May 24, 2008
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