Aleah

Aleah - A very unique female name



  Apr 19,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Aleah, meaning high, exalted; God's being, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1980 on position #2517. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Aleah and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Aleah? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Aleah. The baby girl name Aleah was given to 710 baby girls in 2012, ranking #418 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,990 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Aleah peaked in popularity 8 years ago in 2011 on position 391.



Famous with this name

Brittney Aleah
Aleah Newell
Aleah Morrison


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Aleah is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Aleah is currently topping the baby name charts in West Virginia at position #131 - and is the least popular in Maryland at position #867.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Aleah is where you live.


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Aleah origin and meaning

Aleah is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means high, exalted; God's being. To see famous people named Aleah, pop culture references for the name Aleah and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Aleah

We've found the following names that sound similar to Aleah, sorted by popularity.

Aaliyah / Allie / Aliyah / Ayla / Ali / Ally / Aliya / Alia / Alayah / Alaya /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012418
2011391
2010447
2009519
2008639
2007644
2006670
2005740
2004697
2003790
2002734
2001621
2000606
1999648
1998654
1997688
1996694
1995831
1994981
19931429
19921641
19911422
19901639
19891612
19881476
19872418
19861961
19852095
19842311
19832035
19821819
19811798
19802517

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
West Virginia131
Maine173
New Mexico241
Ohio270
Kentucky273
Tennessee297
Missouri309
Iowa317
Pennsylvania318
Texas336
Utah353
Mississippi367
Washington375
Oklahoma376
Minnesota380
Nebraska388
Michigan405
Louisiana407
Indiana415
Alabama424
Idaho425
Oregon427
Georgia460
California482
Virginia487
Massachusetts512
New Jersey523
New York527
Illinois529
North Carolina530
Kansas558
Wisconsin566
Arizona567
Florida573
Nevada579
Arkansas617
Colorado697
Maryland867

Even more about Aleah


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Aleah a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Aleah?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2011
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Aleah
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 1,990
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1980
2012 births +710

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