Aliya is a female given name and is of Arabic origin. It means protector, defender, guardian. Pronounced as ah-LEE-yah, the name is currently in the top 500 of NameChef Most Popular Baby Names and in the top 1000 of U.S birth chart of the year 2019.
Aliya is a girl's name.
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