Meaning of Names, Baby Names
Search for name  

Meaning of Aaleyah

and the Origins of this baby nameMeaning of baby name Aaleyah


The name Aaleyah has the following meaning:

Arabic for "Highborn". Exotic-sounding and attractive because of its aristocratic meaning, this name nevertheless only became famous during the popularity boom of the actress-singer Aaliyah, and even more so when she passed away in the infamous airplane crash.

Alternatively, it could also mean "ascent" in Jewish, and refer to the Jewish immigration to the Land of Israel.
It is a female name, suitable for baby girls.


As a baby girl name, Aaleyah is currently not a popular baby name in the USA.

There are no available USA popularity statistics for the name Aaleyah for the past 100 years. However, the following chart shows the popularity ranking for the name Aliyah, of which the name Aaleyah is a variant.
USA baby name statistics


The name Aaleyah is very likely a(n) Arabic variant of the name Aliyah.

See other suggested Arabic girl baby names.

You might also like to see the other variants of the name Aliyah.

Related names

The following names are baby names related to Aaleyah and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Aaleyah: Boys - Danawi, Girls - Akeelah, Akilah, Noya, Salma, Both genders - Ali, Jamal, Nakia, Numa, Nuri


The name Aaleyah is a variant of Aliyah. Other popular variants of the name Aliyah are: Aaleyah, Aaliya, Aaliyah, Aleeya, Aleya, Alieya, Aliya (Hebrew), Aliyah (Arabic), Aliye, Aliyiah, Alliyia, Alya


We think the name Aaleyah should fall under the following style category: Ladylike.

See other Ladylike girl names


Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Aaleyah to be: A cute and perky woman

In one word, you might describe Aaleyah as a(n) "perky" person.

See other "perky" names for girls.

Faces of


Share to Facebook Share with Google Share to Twitter Stumble It Email This More...