What does Aaliyah mean?
Aaliyah [aaliyah] as a name for girls has its root in Hebrew, and the meaning of the name Aaliyah is "exalted, sublime". Aaliyah is an alternate spelling of Aliya (Hebrew): made popular by late singer Aaliyah.
Associated with: exalted.
1 more different relation via Aliya: Allia.Creative forms:
(female) Arliyah, Soliyah, ..
(male) Middle name pairings:
Aaliyah Katy (A.K.), ..
How popular is Aaliyah?
Aaliyah is an uncommonly occurring first name for females. Aaliyah is an unusual surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Aaliyah was first listed in 1994 and reached its top rank of #36 in the U.S. in the year 2012, and is currently at #48. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Aliyah (#163 in recent rankings), Aleah (#445), Alia (#612), Aliya (#930), Aliah (#1006), Aleigha (#1156), Alea and Aleeyah are the prominent variation forms of Aaliyah (#48 in recent rankings) ranked in the Top 2000. These forms of Aaliyah were at the apex of their popularity in the year 2012 (usage of 0.74%) and are almost as common today (usage 0.62%, 16% less). The more fashionable baby names among these are Aaliyah, Alia, Aleah, Aliah and Aliyah.
Aaliyah▲ is pronounced similarly to Aalya, Alah, Alaya▲, Alayah▲, Alya and Yuliya. Other suggested similar names are Alicah, Alidah, Alikah, Alisah, Alizah, Allidah, Allinah, Allisah, Amaliya, Amiyah▲, Aniyah▲, Ariyah▲, Daliah, Daliya, Daliyah, Dalyah, Galilah, Giliyah, Halimah, Haniyah, Jaliyah▲, Kalilah, Laliah, Maiyah, Safiyah, Salimah and Taliah. Like Aaliyah, these names are not frequently used.See names in meaning and etymology.