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GenderFeminine
Scriptsعالية Arabic
PronouncedPron.ah-LEE-ə English
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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.
VariantsAleah, Alea, Aliah English

Categories

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