Given Name AALIYAH

GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: عالية (Arabic)
PRONOUNCED: ah-LEE-ə (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

Feminine form of AALI. It was popularized in the English-speaking world by the singer Aaliyah Haughton (1979-2001), who was known simply as Aaliyah.
VARIANTS: Aleah, Alea, Aliah (English)

Categories

modern English, singers, trendy, virtues
Entry updated December 8, 2017