What does Aliah mean?
Aliah [ali-ah] as a name for girls is a Hebrew name, and the meaning of the name Aliah is "exalted, sublime". Aliah is an alternate form, with the suffix -h, of Aliya (Hebrew): made popular by late singer Aaliyah.
Associated with: exalted.
(female) Alial, Aliar, ..
(male) Alial, Aliash, ..
How popular is Aliah?
Aliah is a rare first name for females. Aliah is a rare last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Shown below is the birth name history of Aliah for girls. Aliah entered the list in 1995 and reached its highest rank of #1006 in the U.S. in 2015. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Below is a graphed study of the history of Aliah and associated names. Popular variation forms of Aliah (#1006 from recent data) listed in the Top 2000 are Aaliyah (#48 from recent data), Aliyah (#163), Aleah (#445), Alia (#612), Aliya (#930), Aleigha (#1156), Alea and Aleeyah. Other variants, like Aleea, are seldom used. These forms of Aliah were favored as birth names in the year 2012 (average #861) and are almost as popular today (#928, ▼15.5%). The trendier baby names here are Aaliyah, Alia, Aleah, Aliah and Aliyah.
Aliah▲ is alike in pronunciation to Aalya, Aila, Aili, Alah, Alais, Alaya▲, Aley, Ali, Alley, Alli, Allie▲, Aloe, Alya, Ela, Elah, Eli, Elia, Ella▲, Eulia, Ila▼, Ili, Illia, Ula, Ulla and Yulia. Other recommended names are Abia, Abiah, Addiah, Adia, Adiah, Adivah, Adrah, Afia, Ailish, Ailith, Aisiah, Alba, Alda▼, Aldith, Alfa, Alica, Alicah, Alice▼, Alidah, Alikah, Aliki, Alima, Aline▼, Alisah, Alise, Alisha▼, Alisz, Alix, Alizah, Almah, Almitah (see Almeda), Alvah, Alvar, Alynah, Amia▲, Amiah, Amirah▲, Aria▲, Ariah▲, Ariyah▲, Ashiah, Asiah, Atifah, Avia, Aviah, Azia, Blimah, Elizah, Peliah and Taliah. These names tend to be more commonly used than Aliah.See names in meaning and etymology.