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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Alaijah

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  • A submission from India says the name Alaijah means "Alaijah is a modern form of Elijah(in Hebrew) which is the name of the prophet Elias(Islam).He is present and same as in 'Quraan' and 'Torah'.It's meaning is my lord is my god i,e. in Islam Allah is my god where as in Judaism there is no name giving to that one entity but both religion believe in one god." and is of Hebrew origin.
  • A user from Michigan, United States says the name Alaijah is of English origin and means "God".
  • A user from New Jersey, United States says the name Alaijah is of African American origin and means "From Greatness, to Greatness".

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How popular is the baby name Alaijah in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1996 12 12 0
1997 8 8 0
1998 15 15 0
1999 15 15 0
2000 17 17 0
2001 27 27 0
2002 26 26 0
2003 39 39 0
2004 49 44 5
2005 35 35 0
2006 30 30 0
2007 41 41 0
2008 33 33 0
2009 37 37 0
2010 39 39 0
2011 32 32 0
2012 41 41 0
2013 37 37 0
2014 16 16 0
2015 19 19 0
2016 22 22 0
2017 16 16 0

Fun Facts about the name Alaijah

  • How Popular is the name Alaijah? Alaijah is the 14,461st most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Alaijah have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 606 babies born with the first name Alaijah in the United States. That's more than enough people named Alaijah to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Alaijah? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1996 when it was given as a first name to 12 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Alaijah born? The highest recorded use of the first name Alaijah was in 2004 with a total of 44 babies.
  • Random Alaijah Factoid: According to the 2004 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Alaijah is not a popular baby girl's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Louisiana have the same name as you in 2004.
  • Weird things about the name Alaijah: Your name in reverse order is Hajiala. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Hajlaai. How do you pronounce that?

What Alaijahs Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Alaijah born Mar 20, 1970

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Western Africa approximately on 1200. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).