Name Aliah Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Aliah


Aliah is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Aliah?

Aliah is a variant of the Arabic name Aaliyah, which is also of Hebrew origin.

What does the name Aliah mean?

Aliah means “ascending” or “rising” (from Hebrew “alá/עָלָה” = to ascend/to rise) and “high”, “lofty”, “elevated”, “sublime” or “noble” (from Arabic “ʿalā/عَلَا”).

Other variants

Aliah can also be spelled Aaliya, Aaliyah, Aalya, Alia, Alijal, Aliya, Aliyah, Alijah, Alya or Alyah. Other variants are Aleya, Aaleya, Aaleyya, Aaleye, Alea, Aeah, Aaleea, Aaleie, Aaleia, Aalye, Aalyye and Aalie. Anagrams for Aliah are Ahlia, Ailah, Haila and Lahia.


Popular nicknames for Aliah are Al, Ali, Alli, Ally, Liah, Lila and Lili.

Similar first names

First names similar to Aliah are Eliya, Alma, Alea, Leiah, Alaia, Leyah, Aleida, Dalia, Taliah, Malia, Halia, Dahlia and Kahlia.

Famous people named Aliah

  • American director and actress Aliah Whitmore is known for her roles in the TV shows “Navy CIS” and “Navy CIS: L.A.”.
  • German Olympian and freestyle-skier Aliah Delia Eichinger (born 2001) starts in the disciplines Halfpipe, Slopestyle and Big Air.

Pronunciation of Aliah

Variants of the name Aliah

Aaliya Aaliyah Aalya Alia Alijah Aliya Aliyah Alya Alyah

Popularity of the name Aliah

The name Aliah is ranked #570 overall.

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