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5/29/2020, 9:30 PM Mike C update #108
1/22/2019, 10:01 AM Mike C update #101
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2/12/2007, 1:03 AM Mike C earliest recorded revision

Gender Feminine
Usage Hebrew
Scripts עֲלִיָּה(Hebrew)

Meaning & History

Means "ascent" in Hebrew, a derivative of עָלָה ('alah) meaning "to ascend, to climb". This is also a Hebrew word referring to immigration to Israel.