Aliya

Aliya - A very unique female name



  Aug 19,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Aliya, meaning heavens, highborn, exalted, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1971 on position #2306. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Aliya and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Aliya? 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 Aliya. The baby girl name Aliya was given to 445 baby girls in 2012, ranking #593 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 3,176 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Aliya peaked in popularity 7 years ago in 2012 on position 593.



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Aliya is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Aliya is currently topping the baby name charts in Hawaii at position #226 - and is the least popular in North Carolina at position #1,056.

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 Aliya is where you live.


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Aliya origin and meaning

Aliya is a 5 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means heavens, highborn, exalted. To see famous people named Aliya, pop culture references for the name Aliya and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Aliya

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

Aaliyah / Allie / Aliyah / Ayla / Aleah / Ali / Ally / 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
2012593
2011675
2010649
2009641
2008667
2007744
2006713
2005690
2004780
2003778
2002748
2001713
2000721
1999970
19981039
19971154
19961209
19951362
19941438
19931735
19921900
19912090
19903152
19891808
19883351
19872038
19862472
19852618
19842800
19832142
19822291
19812089
19801789
19791784
19781832
19771988
19762149
19751985
19742323
19731767
19721711
19712306

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Hawaii226
Minnesota352
Connecticut372
Utah375
Colorado380
Missouri418
New York438
Arizona459
Iowa461
Oregon469
Illinois470
Maryland486
Indiana499
Alabama503
Washington540
New Jersey563
Michigan601
Florida619
Virginia629
California636
Ohio641
Kentucky654
Louisiana667
Kansas679
Pennsylvania693
Oklahoma699
Massachusetts712
Tennessee917
Texas937
Wisconsin937
Georgia959
North Carolina1056

Even more about Aliya


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 Aliya 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 Aliya?

3 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
2012
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Aliya
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 3,176
Letter count 5
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1971
2012 births +445

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