Arabic; Swahili
"living, prosperous"

Aisha Origin and Meaning

The name Aisha is a girl's name of Arabic, Swahili origin meaning "living, prosperous".

Aisha was Muhammad's favorite wife, making this lovely name and its myriad variations hugely popular among Muslims and also African-Americans. It's been energized by TV personality Aisha Tyler. Pronunciation is usually eye-EE-sha but some say ay-sha.

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Famous People Named Aisha

  • Aishawife of the prophet Muhammad
  • Aisha bint Al HusseinPrincess of Jordan, sister of King Abdullah II
  • Aisha TylerAmerican actress and TV personality
  • Aisha Muhammadu Buharifirst lady of Nigeria as wife of President Muhammadu Buhari
  • Aisha HindsAmerican actress
  • Aishastage name of Aija Andrejeva, Latvian singer
  • Aishastage name of Pamela Ross, British reggae singer
  • Aisha KahlilAmerican singer of vocal group Sweet Honey in the Rock
  • Aisha DeeAustralian actress, dancer, and singer
  • Aisha JacobBritish actress
  • "Bibi" Aisha MohammadzaiAfghan woman who appeared on the cover of Time
  • Aisha Huntdaughter of actress Margaret Avery and Robert Gordon Hunt
  • Aisha Morris (b. 1975)daughter of singer Stevie Wonder
  • Aisha bint Faisal (b. 1997)Princess of Jordan, daughter of Prince Faisal; twin of sister Sara
  • Aisha Lynn Bonds (b. 1999)daughter of baseball player Barry Bonds

Aisha in Pop Culture

  • Aisha Campbellcharacter on TV's "Mighty Morphin Power Rangers"
  • Aishacharacter in anime "Mobile Suit Gundam SEED"
  • Aisha Robertscharacter on British soap "EastEnders"
  • Aisha Kapoormain character in 2010 Indian film "Aisha"
  • Aisha aka Laylaa member of "Winx Club"
  • Aishacharacter in the Romancing SaGa video game
  • Aishacharacter in the Rumble Roses video game series
  • Aisha ClanClan, character from the anime Outlaw Star
  • Aisha Krishnamcharacter from the anime Sky Girls
  • Aishaa species of neopet on the website Neopets
  • "Aisha"song by Death in Vegas

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