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Aliya is a baby girl’s name of Arabic and Hebrew origin. Aliya means “heavens, highborn, exalted” in Arabic and “ascent” in Hebrew. Aliya has been popular since 1999 and for good reason. Aliya is a beautiful feminine name for any little girl.

Meaning of the name Aliya:

Arabic: heavens, highborn, exalted
Hebrew: ascent

Origin of the name Aliya:

Aliya is a baby girl’s name of Arabic and Hebrew origin. In Arabic, Aliya means “heavens, highborn, exalted”. In Hebrew, Aliya means “ascent” and derives from the term “alah” and refers to the immigration of the Jews to Jerusalem.

Symbolism of the name Aliya:

Aliya means “heavens” and evokes images of a warm, bright paradise. Aliya is associated with beauty, grace, and joy.

Style of the name Aliya:


Gender of the name Aliya:

Aliya is a girl's name.

Pronunciation of the name Aliya:


Number of syllables in the name Aliya:


Emotion evoked from the name Aliya:

Aliya evokes feelings of beauty and grace.

Alternative spellings for the name Aliya:

Aliyah, Aliyya, Aliyyah, Alia, Alya, Aliye, Aaliyah

Nicknames for the name Aliya:

Popularity of the name Aliya:

According to the Social Security Administration, Aliya is a popular baby girl’s name. Aliya has been in the top 1000 baby names since 1999. It peaked at #598 in 2012.

Related names for the name Aliya:

Great middle names for the name Aliya and their meanings:

  • Clementine (mild, merciful)
  • Esme (beloved)
  • Dove (the bird)
  • Izara (shawl, star, tree)
  • Nina (little girl, fire, fish)
  • Simone (hearkening)
  • Nadia (hope, tender, delicate)
  • Farrah (happiness)
  • Charlotte (free man)
  • Helene (bright, shining one)

Famous people with the name Aliya:

  • Aliya Mustafina (Russian gymnast)
  • Aliya bint Ali (Queen of Iraq)
  • Aliya Lee Kong (American chef and author)
  • Aliya Moldagulova (Soviet WWII heroine)
  • Aliya Sovani (Canadian producer)

Aliya in popular culture:

  • Aliya Dayspring (comics, X-Men series)
  • Aliya (video games, “AIRIS”)
  • Aliya (television, “Agent Ali”)
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