Baby Girl Names
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".
From the experts:
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.