Alaiya: baby girl name popularity and meaning

Alaiya

While this could be a variant of the Basque/Arabic name Alaia (meaning “joyful”), it’s more likely a modern concoction, a pretty variation of the popular “Al-” names like Alyssa, Aaliyah, and Alia. Unique but not weird - just like your little Alaiya is going to be.

Nicknames:

Ali, Laiya, Ala.

Famous people named Alaiya:

None yet, although rapper Fetty Wap and TV personality Alexis Skyy named their daughter Alaiya in 2018.

Fun fact:

An “alaia,” without the Y, is a type of antique Hawaiian surfboard.

More Inspiration:

Absolutely Awesome A Names For Baby Girls, Perfect 3-Syllable Girl Names,