Aaliyah is a female given name and is of Arabic origin. It means high, lofty, exalted one. Pronounced as Ah-lee-yah, the name is currently in the top 100 of NameChef Most Popular Baby Names and in the top 100 of U.S birth chart of the year 2021. Variations of Aaliyah include Aleah, Alia, Aliya, Aliyah, Alleeah, Aleia.
In Hebrew, Aliyah means ascent, and it is the immigration of Jews to the Land of Israel.
Aaliyah is a girl's name.