Alya

First Name
1k
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 Alya

User Submitted Origins

Arabic
58%
Arabic French
17%
French
8%
Hebrew,English
8%
Slavic
8%

User Submitted Meanings

  • A user from Maldives says the name Alya is of Arabic origin and means "Sky of heaven".
  • A submission from Tennessee, United States says the name Alya means "Scarlet" and is of Arabic French origin.
  • According to a user from Russia, the name Alya is of Slavic origin and means "Scarlet, beautiful".
  • A submission from Sweden says the name Alya means "Heaven" and is of Arabic origin.
  • According to a user from Florida, United States, the name Alya is of Arabic origin and means "Cuteness".

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Wiktionary
  1. Genitive singular form of äly.

Notable Persons Named Alya

Alya is a pop music musician. She has been prominent since 2001. Alya was given the name Alja Omladič on May 28th, 1983 in Mozirje. Alya is also known as AlyaMusic.

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Alya bint Ahmed Al Thani is a Permanent Representative of Qatar to the United Nations. Alya was born in Doha.

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Alya was born on August 4th, 1987.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Alya

Alya is a pop music musician. She has been prominent since 2001. Alya was given the name Alja Omladič on May 28th, 1983 in Mozirje. Alya is also known as AlyaMusic.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1973 5 5 0
1975 5 5 0
1980 8 8 0
1981 5 5 0
1986 7 7 0
1987 10 10 0
1988 13 13 0
1989 7 7 0
1990 11 11 0
1991 8 8 0
1992 15 15 0
1993 13 13 0
1994 16 16 0
1995 15 15 0
1996 13 13 0
1997 16 16 0
1998 23 23 0
1999 18 18 0
2000 38 38 0
2001 31 31 0
2002 24 24 0
2003 29 29 0
2004 28 28 0
2005 30 30 0
2006 45 45 0
2007 44 44 0
2008 41 41 0
2009 45 45 0
2010 55 55 0
2011 47 47 0
2012 49 49 0
2013 68 68 0
2014 59 59 0
2015 61 61 0
2016 69 69 0
2017 83 83 0

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Popularity of Alya as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Alya

  • How Popular is the name Alya? Alya is the 10,211th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Alya have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,054 babies born with the first name Alya in the United States. That's more than enough people named Alya to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Alya? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1973 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Alya first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Alya is Sunday, May 10th, 1885.
  • What year had the most people named Alya born? The highest recorded use of the first name Alya was in 2017 with a total of 83 babies.
  • Random Alya Factoid: According to the 2016 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Alya is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 16 babies in California have the same name as you in 2016.
  • Weird things about the name Alya: Your name in reverse order is Ayla. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Lyaa. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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