"heavens, highborn, exalted"

Aliyah Origin and Meaning

The name Aliyah is 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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Famous People Named Aliyah

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Aliyah in Pop Culture

  • Aliyahterm for Jewish immigration to Israel
  • "Aliyah" episode of TV show "NCIS"
  • Aliyah Bishopcharacter in X,Men comics
  • Aliyah Ahmedcharacter in British soap "EastEnders"