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A Quranic Name for Girls

Short meaning of AliaHigh Status, Exalted, Sublime and Superb
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How to pronounce Alia

After + LIst + YUmmy

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Arabic Spelling (How to write Alia in Arabic)عالية
Quranic Nature
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Directly Mentioned
Alternate spellings of AliaAalia Aaliyah Aliyah Aleya Alea Aaliyya Aaleie Aaleia Aaleea Aaleye Aaleya Aaleyya Aalye Aalyye Aalie
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Quranic Root
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All Quranic baby names derived from AIN-L-A:

Meaning of Alia

Alia is a Quranic name for girls that means “high”, “exalted”, “sublime”, “lofty”. It is directly mentioned twice in the Quran:

19. As for him who is given his book in his right hand, he will say, “Here, take my book and read it. 20. I knew I would be held accountable.” 21. So he will be in pleasant living. 22. In a sublime Garden. (Quran 69:19-22)

8. Faces on that Day will be joyful. 9. Satisfied with their endeavor. 10. In a sublime Garden. 11. In it you will hear no nonsense. 12. In it is a flowing spring. 13. In it are raised beds. 14. And cups set in place. 15. And cushions set in rows. 16. And carpets spread around. (Quran 88:8-16)

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Reader Comments:

  1. on Friday 20th of January 2023 09:45:23 AM

    Beautiful name MashaAllah I named daughter alia. Heavenly and beautiful.

  2. on Thursday 2nd of May 2024 11:29:42 AM

    Alia name girls are usually sad in nature.
    Alia name girls have good expectation from others but at the end they face sadness.

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