Lorelai Gilmore is the name of three characters in the Gilmore Girls series. The series name is derived from the younger two of the three and each of the characters was named after their elder (expect Trix).
- Lorelai Gilmore or Lorelai Victoria Gilmore- is one of the main characters. She is the mother of 'Rory' Gilmore by Christopher Hayden and the daughter of Emily Gilmore and Richard Gilmore. She a driven and loving woman with a witty sense of humour.
- Rory Gilmore or Lorelai Leigh Gilmore- is the daughter of Lorelai Gilmore and Christopher Hayden. She is bright, studious young woman with ambitions in journalism.
- Lorelai "Trix" Gilmore- is the mother of Richard Gilmore by Charles Gilmore and therefore the grandmother and great grandmother of Lorelai Gilmore and Rory Gilmore. She has a very tense relationship with her daughter in law Emily Gilmore.