Aliyah – Scary Mommy

Aliyah

A variant of Aaliyah, which was made famous by the late pop singer from the 2000s, this Hebrew name means “to descend,” as well as “high, lofty, sublime.” With yet another spelling option of Aliya, this one’s a great name for a girl who wears out her karaoke machine in your basement.

Nicknames:

Ali.

Famous people named Aliyah:

Nhooph Al-Areebi, Canadian wrestler who uses stage name Aliyah; Aaliyah Houghton, singer.

Fun fact:

Aliyah also refers to the immigration of Jews to the Land of Israel.

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