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Gender: M Meaning of Ali: "supreme, exalted" Origin of Ali: Arabic Ali's Popularity in 2016: #321

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."

Famous People Named Ali

Ali Jones, American rapper
Ali Shaheed Muhammad, American rapper
Ali Boulala, Swedish pro skateboarder
Ali Velshi, Canadian television journalist
Muhammad Ali, pro boxer
Alastair Aiken aka Ali-A, British YouTuber
Ali Mohammad Zafar, Pakistani singer-songwriter, model, actor, and painter

Pop Culture References for the name Ali

Sherif Ali ibn el Kharish, character in "Lawrence of Arabia"
Prince Ali Ababwa, Aladdin's alias in the animated Disney movie "Aladdin"