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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Aly

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  • A submission from Arizona, United States says the name Aly means "Loyal, very friendly. Loves everyone as long as they are nice. Gift of God" and is of Unknown origin.
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Wiktionary
  1. A diminutive of the female given name Alison, Alyssa, or Alexandra.
  2. A male given name, a variant spelling of the Muslim Ali.

Notable Persons Named Aly

Aly Michalka is a pop music and pop rock actress, singer, songwriter, guitarist, model, and actor. She plays Vocals, guitar, and piano. She has been prominent since 2004. Aly was given the name Alyson Renae Michalka on March 25th, 1989 in Torrance, California, U.S. Aly is also known as Aly Michalka.

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Aly Salmān was a religious. Aly was born on June 13th, 1911 in Turin. He died on May 12th, 1960.

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Aly Cissokho is a soccer player for the Aston Villa F.C., Blois Foot 41, FCO Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle, FC Gueugnon, Vitória F.C., FC Porto, Olympique Lyonnais, Valencia CF, Liverpool F.C., and France national football team. Aly was born on September 15th, 1987 in Blois, France.

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Aly Goni is an actor, model (people), and model. His ongoing career started in 2013. Aly was born on February 25th, 1991 in Jammu and Kashmir.

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Aly Borromeo is a soccer player for the Kaya F.C., Global F.C., Philippines national under-23 football team, and Philippines national football team. Aly was born on June 28th, 1983 in San Francisco.

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Aly Bain is a folk music, celtic music, and world music musician. He plays Fiddle and Viola. He was most active from 1968 to 1968. Aly was born on May 15th, 1946.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Aly

Waleed Aly is an author, journalist, newspaper columnist, radio and television presenter, lawyer, academic, guitarist, and songwriter. His ongoing career started in 1996. Waleed was born on August 15th, 1978 in Melbourne.

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Amir was born on July 21st, 1976.

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Amr Aly is a soccer player for the Columbia University, New York Cosmos (1970–85), Los Angeles Lazers, New York Express, New Jersey Eagles, Brooklyn Italians, and United States men's national soccer team. Amr was born on August 1st, 1962 in Cairo.

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Doa Aly is an artist. Doa was born in 1976 in Egypt.

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Abdoulatifou Aly is a Member of the National Assembly of France for 1st Constituency of Mayotte and Member of the National AssemblyofFrancefor 1st Constituency ofMayotte. Abdoulatifou was born on April 12th, 1960 in Diégo Suarez, Madagascar.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1951 5 0 5
1954 6 0 6
1964 5 0 5
1970 7 0 7
1972 5 0 5
1975 6 0 6
1977 6 6 0
1978 5 5 0
1979 6 0 6
1981 5 5 0
1983 8 0 8
1984 5 0 5
1985 6 0 6
1986 15 7 8
1987 17 9 8
1988 17 8 9
1989 18 10 8
1990 20 7 13
1991 18 9 9
1992 21 10 11
1993 22 12 10
1994 25 11 14
1995 30 16 14
1996 18 7 11
1997 25 14 11
1998 39 17 22
1999 35 20 15
2000 51 22 29
2001 40 16 24
2002 37 13 24
2003 46 25 21
2004 48 31 17
2005 78 57 21
2006 85 68 17
2007 71 55 16
2008 94 75 19
2009 67 50 17
2010 71 56 15
2011 77 59 18
2012 87 66 21
2013 71 60 11
2014 76 57 19
2015 92 70 22
2016 99 76 23
2017 78 60 18

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Popularity of Aly as a first name

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Popularity of Aly as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Aly U.S.
  White 70.46% 64.26%
  African American 11.48% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 8.65% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.59% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.82% 16.26%

Of Last Name Aly

People with the last name Aly are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Aly

  • How Popular is the name Aly? Aly is the 7,635th most popular name of all time. As a last name Aly was the 15,833rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Aly have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,663 babies born with the first name Aly in the United States. That's more than enough people named Aly to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Aly? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1951 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Aly first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Aly is Saturday, March 11th, 1876.
  • What year had the most people named Aly born? The highest recorded use of the first name Aly was in 2016 with a total of 76 babies.
  • Random Aly Factoid: According to the 2008 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Aly is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 9 babies in California have the same name as you in 2008.
  • Weird things about the name Aly: Your name in reverse order is Yla. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Lya. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Aly? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,838 people with the last name Aly.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Aly? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Aly as their last name since less than 1 person in 161k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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