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Maaliyah name meaning

Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Maaliyah mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Maaliyah

User Submitted Origins

Arabic
62%
English
34%
African
3%

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Alt. Meaning

M is for mild, your mild and gentle way.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

A is for adventure, take a new one today

L is for life, that you live so well.

I is for impartial, a great arbiter

Y is for yippee, and the things that inspire you to yell it

A is for admirers, and all that you have!

H is for happiness, you always bring.

Fun Facts about the name Maaliyah

  • How Popular is the name Maaliyah? Maaliyah is the 24,186th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Maaliyah have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 261 babies born with the first name Maaliyah in the United States. That's more than enough people named Maaliyah to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Maaliyah? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2000 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Maaliyah born? The highest recorded use of the first name Maaliyah was in 2009 with a total of 27 babies.
  • Random Maaliyah Factoid: According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Maaliyah is not a popular baby girl's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Florida have the same name in 2014.
  • Weird things about the name Maaliyah: The name spelled backwards is Hayilaam. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Aahilmay. How do you pronounce that?
  • Maaliyah name meaning

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