Alaia: baby girl name meaning and popularity

Alaia

This name has roots in two cultures: Basque, where the meaning is "joyful," and Arabic, where it means "sublime." And your little Alaia will likely be both of these things. Until she gets back from a sleepover at grandma's, that is.

Nicknames:

Ali, Laia.

Famous people named Alaia:

Fashion designer Azzadine Alaia; daughter of actor Stephen Baldwin, Alaia Baldwin.

Fun fact:

An alaia is a type of wooden surfboard that was predominantly used in Hawaii before the 20th century.

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