Aisha: baby girl name popularity and meaning

Aisha

Of Arabic origin, this name means “alive.” It is typically pronounced “eye-EE-sha,” but you can also pronounce it “eye-sha” or “ay-sha” … or just call her the name of a sibling or the family pet, which will inevitably happen, because parenthood turns your brain to mush.

Nicknames:

Aish.

Famous people named Aisha:

Actresses Aisha Tyler, Aisha Dee, Aisha Hinds, and Aisha Jacob; Princess of Jordan, Aisha bint Al Hussein; singer Aisha Khalil.

Fun fact:

‘90s kids may remember the song “Iesha,” by Another Bad Creation. It may be spelled a bit differently, but you’ll be singing it to your little Aisha for sure.

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