What does Alia mean?
Alia [alia] as a name for girls (also used less widely as boys' name Alia) is of Hebrew origin, and Alia means "exalted, sublime". Alia is a version of Aliya (Hebrew): made popular by late singer Aaliyah.
Associated with: exalted.
(female) Arlia, Auia, ..
(male) Alama, Aliato, ..
How popular is Alia?
Alia is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2287 out of 4276, Top 53%) and an even more popular surname for all people (#42529 out of 150436, Top 28%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the baby name statistics of Alia for girls. Alia entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its highest position of #612 in the U.S. in 2015. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Displayed below is an analysis of the ranking of Alia and affiliated names. Prominent related forms of Alia (#612 in 2015) appearing in the Top 2000 are Aaliyah (#48 in 2015), Alea, Aleah (#445), Aleeyah, Aleigha (#1156), Aliah (#1006), Aliya (#930) and Aliyah (#163). These forms of Alia reached the top of their popularity less than a decade ago (median #861) and are almost as popular today (#928, ▼15.5%). The more fashionable birth names in this compilation are Aaliyah, Aleah, Alia, Aliah and Aliyah.
Alia▲ is alike in pronunciation to Aalya, Ailli, Ala, Alaia▲, Alaya▲, Ali, Allie▲, Aloe, Elah, Ella▲, Elli, Ellia, Ellie▲, Elly, Ila▼, Illa, Illia, Iola▼, Ola▼, Olla, Oula, Willa▲, Yola, Yolie and Yuliya. Other suggested similar names are Abia, Adia, Afia, Al, Alba, Albia, Alda▼, Alfa, Alica, Alida▼, Alika, Alima, Alina▲, Alis, Alisa▼, Alita, Alix, Aliz, Aliza▲, Alle, Alma▼, Aloha, Alta▼, Alva▼, Amia▲, Ania, Aria▲, Asia▼, Avia and Azia. These names tend to be less frequently used than Alia.See names in meaning and etymology.