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Top Names That Mean Exalted

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AaliyahHeart

  • Origin:

    Variation of Aliya, Arabic
  • Meaning:

    "heavens, highborn, exalted"
  • Description:

    Aaliyah is the feminine variation of Aali, a masculine Arabic name meaning "high" or "exalted." There are many additional spellings of the name, including Alia, Aliyah, Aleah, and Aleia. In Hebrew, aliyah (pronounced with the emphasis on the second syllable) means "rising," and refers to Jewish immigration to Israel.

AliyahHeart

  • Origin:

    Hebrew
  • Meaning:

    "heavens, highborn, exalted"
  • Description:

    Aliyah is a Hebrew word as well as a name, used to mean the migration of Jews to Israel, a basic tenet of Zionist ideology.

AliHeart

  • Origin:

    Arabic
  • Meaning:

    "supreme, exalted"
  • Description:

    This is one of the ninety-nine attributes of Allah, deemed by Muhammad to be a recommended name for a male child. In this country, it's been primarily associated with boxing immortal Muhammad Ali, known as "the greatest." But Ali is also one of the most popular unisex names for both boys and girls.

AliaHeart

  • Origin:

    Arabic feminine form of Ali
  • Meaning:

    "supreme, exalted"
  • Description:

    Alia is most classic and feminine form of Ali, one of the 99 attributes of Allah. The name is used by Christians, Muslims and Jews; the word Aliyah means to make a pilgrimage to Israel and the words in both languages mean sublime, lofty, or exalted. Alia is also the name of the heroine of Frank Herbert's science fiction classic Children of Dune

BridgetHeart

  • Origin:

    Anglicized variation of Gaelic Brighid
  • Meaning:

    "strength or exalted one"
  • Description:

    Bridget is the Anglicized form of Brigid, an Irish-Gaelic name that was derived from the word brígh, which means "strength."
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AliyaHeart

  • Origin:

    Arabic
  • Meaning:

    "heavens, highborn, exalted"
  • Description:

    Lovely name popularized as Aaliyah. Simpler, more accessible, and less tied to celebrity in this form. Aliya can be made even sleeker as Alya or Alia.
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