Alisha

First Name
55k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Alisha

"Alisha" is a name of American origin, and it means "Of noble kin". It's a name commonly given to girls.

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A modern spelling variant of Alicia, a Latinisation of Alice, from the Germanic Aliz, a short form of the Germanic Adelais, itself a short form of the Germanic Adalheidis, from adal (noble) and heid (type), thus of a noble kind.

  1. A female given name.

Notable Persons Named Alisha

Alisha Boe is an actress. She has had major accomplishments since 2008. Alisha was born on March 6th, 1997 in Oslo.

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Alisha Chinai is an indian pop and playback singer musician. She has had major accomplishments since 1985. Alisha was given the name Sujata Chinai on March 18th, 1965 in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India. Alisha is also known as Alisha, Alisha Chinai, Baby Doll, and Indian Madonna.

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Alisha Daniels is a bartender.

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Alisha Newton is an actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2004 to present. Alisha was born on July 22nd, 2001 in Vancouver.

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Alisha Abdullah is an athlete for the Volkswagen India. Alisha was born on July 24th, 1989 in Chennai.

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Alisha was born on January 7th, 1987 in San Diego. Alisha is also known as Alexxis; Nevaeh, Alexxis; Alexxus; Lexxus; Steele, and Mercedes.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Alisha

Alisha is a freestyle music, pop music, and italo disco singing and songwriter. She plays Vocals. She has had major accomplishments since 1984. Alisha was given the name Alisha Ann Itkin on April 16th, 1968 in Brooklyn.

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He holds the title Brahmarishi. Umar was born on January 31st, 1966 in Pithapuram.

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He holds the title Moulvi, Pandit, and Doctor Literarum. Kavisekhara was born on February 28th, 1885 in Pithapuram. Kavisekhara is also known as Umar Aly Sahab. He left this life on February 23rd, 1945.

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Cindy Alisha is an actress and tv host. She was most prominent from 2003 to present. Cindy was born Cindy Alisha on December 12th, 1985 in Malaysia. Cindy is also known as Alisha C.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1948 6 6 0
1949 8 8 0
1951 6 6 0
1952 9 9 0
1953 9 9 0
1954 7 7 0
1955 8 8 0
1956 13 13 0
1957 9 9 0
1958 10 10 0
1959 21 21 0
1960 60 60 0
1961 50 50 0
1962 73 73 0
1963 96 96 0
1964 120 120 0
1965 157 157 0
1966 137 137 0
1967 169 169 0
1968 239 239 0
1969 372 372 0
1970 420 420 0
1971 528 528 0
1972 560 560 0
1973 596 590 6
1974 682 682 0
1975 802 791 11
1976 932 932 0
1977 1,322 1,315 7
1978 1,384 1,377 7
1979 1,728 1,721 7
1980 1,864 1,854 10
1981 2,003 1,998 5
1982 2,014 2,014 0
1983 2,048 2,048 0
1984 2,305 2,292 13
1985 2,217 2,212 5
1986 2,243 2,236 7
1987 2,399 2,391 8
1988 2,275 2,267 8
1989 2,457 2,437 20
1990 2,343 2,343 0
1991 2,041 2,041 0
1992 1,860 1,855 5
1993 1,726 1,719 7
1994 1,498 1,498 0
1995 1,279 1,279 0
1996 1,163 1,163 0
1997 990 990 0
1998 857 857 0
1999 765 765 0
2000 715 715 0
2001 684 684 0
2002 710 710 0
2003 684 684 0
2004 689 684 5
2005 622 622 0
2006 500 500 0
2007 553 553 0
2008 476 476 0
2009 374 374 0
2010 352 352 0
2011 358 358 0
2012 306 306 0
2013 296 296 0
2014 302 302 0
2015 296 296 0
2016 269 269 0
2017 313 313 0

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Popularity of Alisha as a first name

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Common last names for Alisha

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Fun Facts about the name Alisha

  • What name lists does Alisha rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Alisha? Alisha is the 941st most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Alisha have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 55,379 babies born with the first name Alisha in the United States. That's more than enough people named Alisha to occupy the country of Marshall Islands with an estimated population of 54,305 (as of July 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Alisha? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1948 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Alisha first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Alisha is Friday, September 19th, 1884.
  • What year had the most people named Alisha born? The highest recorded use of the first name Alisha was in 1989 with a total of 2,437 babies. That's a lot of babies named Alisha!
  • Random Alisha Factoid: According to the 1981 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Alisha ranks 63rd in popularity as a baby girl's name in Utah. Imagine that, 53 babies in Utah have the same name as you in 1981.
  • Weird things about the name Alisha: Your name in reverse order is Ahsila. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ahalsi. How do you pronounce that?

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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).
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