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What does Ailish mean?

Ailish Pronunciation of Ailish [ail-ish] as a girls' name. Irish Gaelic form of Alice.


38 related forms via Alice: Adelisa, Ailie, Aillie, Alais, Alaisa, Ali, Alica, Alicah, Alie, Alika, Alikah, Aliki, Alis, Alisa, Alisah, Alisan, Alise, Alisha, Alison, Alissa, Alisz, Aliz, Alles, Alless, Alli, Allice, Allie, Allis, Allison, Alliss, Allissa, Allisun, Allys, Allyse, Alys, Alysa, Alyse and Alyss.

Creative forms:
(female) Ailash, Alish, ..

(male) Ailash, Ailsha, ..

Middle name pairings:
Ailish Melissa (A.M.), ..

How popular is Ailish?

Ailish is an unusual given name for females and an equivalently unusual surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with similar and related girl names. Prominent related forms of Ailish (outside Top 2000) are Allison (#39 via latest list), Alice (#87), Allie (#255), Alison (#338), Alisha (#919), Alissa (#942), Alisa (#1037), Ali (#1278), Alyse (#1689), Alys, Alysa, Allissa, Alica, Alli, Allice and Alise. Usage of these relations of Ailish was at its highest in the 1880s (adoption of 2.3%) and has become significantly lower since (adoption 0.9%, 61.2% less), with forms like Alissa becoming somewhat outmoded. Allie and Allison are two of the more fashionable birth names in this list. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ali, Alice, Alisa, Alise, Alisha in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alison, Alissa, Alli, Allice, Allie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Allison, Allissa, Alys, Alysa, Alyse in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Alica, Alice, Alisha, Alison, Allison outside U.S.

Similar Names

Ailish is pronounced similarly to Eilish and Elish. Other suggested similar names are Aili, Ailis, Ailith, Ailsa, Ailse, Aisiah, Aleisha, Alesha, Aliah, Aliosha, Alishia, Alisia, Alissah, Alisse, Alix, Aliza, Alizah, Alize, Alliah, Allisa, Allisah, Allissah, Allix, Allysa, Allysah, Aloisa, Aloise, Alysha, Arlise, Arliss, Eilidh, Eilis, Eilise, Eilith, Filis, Filisha, Giliah and Lilith. These names tend to be more commonly used than Ailish.

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