Jaliyah

Jaliyah - A very unique female name



  Oct 17,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Jaliyah appeared on the charts for the first time in 1994 on position #2477. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Jaliyah and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Jaliyah? 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 Jaliyah. The baby girl name Jaliyah was given to 640 baby girls in 2012, ranking #460 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 2,208 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Jaliyah peaked in popularity 8 years ago in 2011 on position 440.



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Jaliyah Manuel


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Jaliyah is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Jaliyah is currently topping the baby name charts in Mississippi at position #114 - and is the least popular in California at position #1,169.

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 Jaliyah is where you live.


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Jaliyah origin and meaning

Jaliyah is a 7 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Jaliyah, pop culture references for the name Jaliyah and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Jaliyah

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

Julie / Julia / Jill / Jewel / Jayla / Jewell / Joelle / Jolie / Jakayla / Juli /

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
2012460
2011440
2010470
2009489
2008530
2007729
2006750
2005788
2004771
2003859
2002800
20011013
20001547
19992835
19981746
19971874
19962721
19952441
19942477

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Mississippi114
Alabama142
Louisiana147
District of Columbia168
South Carolina172
Georgia177
Florida252
North Carolina262
Illinois273
Connecticut343
Maryland392
Massachusetts397
Virginia399
New York422
Oklahoma458
Tennessee468
Missouri483
Texas528
Arkansas528
Indiana532
Wisconsin572
Ohio575
New Jersey652
Pennsylvania667
Kentucky762
Minnesota819
Michigan903
Washington1149
California1169

Even more about Jaliyah


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 Jaliyah 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 Jaliyah?

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
2011
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Jaliyah
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 2,208
Letter count 7
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1994
2012 births +640

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