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The name Aliyah is of Hebrew origin, and means to ascend.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Aliyah has been given to baby girls in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby girls in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Aliyah
Use of the Name Aliyah for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
11,826 11,826 11,826 11,097 6,998 2,889 1,504
The table below indicates the number of times the name Aliyah has been given to baby girls and baby boys each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Aliyah first appeared in the top thousand girl or boy names during 1994, which is the first year shown on the table.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to girls or boys, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Aliyah
  Used as a Girl Name Used as a Boy Name
Year RankCount RankCount
1994358729  
1995338785  
1996391674  
1997322895  
1998335879  
1999344866  
20002871,110  
20012261,403  
20022031,596  
20032351,385  
20042211,504  
Totals:  11,826 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Aliyah as a girl's name nearly 100% of the time and almost never as a boy's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are significantly lower than actual counts because the name Aliyah appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 11 times during the last 125 years.

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


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