Alayah - girls name

Alayah name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 93%

Alayah name meaning:

The name Alayah is of Arabic origin and has several meanings. One meaning of Alayah is "exalted" or "sublime." This suggests a sense of greatness or importance, giving the name a regal and majestic connotation. Another meaning of Alayah is "rising" or "ascending." This interpretation implies growth, progress, and advancement, making the name suitable for a girl who is determined and ambitious.

The name Alayah can also be seen as a variation of the name Aaliyah, which means "high" or "lofty" in Arabic. This further emphasizes the idea of greatness and elevation. Additionally, Alayah can be associated with the Hebrew name Elia, which means "my God is Yahweh." This connection suggests a strong spiritual or religious significance to the name, signifying a sense of faith and devotion.

Overall, the name Alayah carries a sense of grandeur, progress, and spirituality. It is a name that can inspire and empower a girl to reach for greatness and embrace her unique journey in life.


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Overall UK ranking: 404 out of 5581

110 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (363)

Historical popularity of Alayah

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