Aliyah Name Meaning & Origin

Aliyah

Pronunciation: ah-LEE-ə (key)

Origin of the name Aaliyah:

Variant of the Hebrew Aliyah (to ascend).

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Nicknames for Aliyah

Ali, Lee, Lea, Ali Cat, Al, Liya

Meanings and history of the name Aliyah

Arabic - Exaulted, elevated, highest social standing

Feminine form of ALI.

Means "to ascend" in Hebrew. This is also a Hebrew word referring to immigration to Israel.

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