Gender: Female Pronunciation: ah-LEE-ya Meaning of Aliyah: "heavens, highborn, exalted" Origin of Aliyah: Hebrew Aliyah's Popularity in 2019: #173

Aliyah Origin and Meaning

The name Aliyah is a girl's name meaning "heavens, highborn, exalted".

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.

Much more common is the Aaliyah spelling, used to honor the late singer.

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