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Gender: Female Origin of Jaliyah: Modern invented name Jaliyah's Popularity in 2017: #620

The name Jaliyah is a girl's name of Hebrew origin. Jaliyah is ranked #620 on our popularity charts and discussed in our forums with posts like "Initials - Twins".

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While some sources say it's Arabic for lofty and others call it Hebrew, Jaliyah seems to be a variation of the popular Aliyah, which is a Hebrew word and name meaning "ascent." The Ja- beginning often connotes God, so the meaning might be God's ascent.

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