[ 3 syll. a-li-jah, al-ij-ah ] The baby boy name Alijah is pronounced aa-LIY-DZ-aa †. Alijah is of Hebrew origin and it is predominantly used in the English language. Alijah is a derivative of the English and Hebrew Elijah.
Alijah is a rather popular baby boy name. The name has been increasing in popularity since the 2000s; prior to that, it was of only infrequent use. At the modest height of its usage in 2012, 0.030% of baby boys were given the name Alijah. It was #454 in rank then. In 2012, within the family of boy names directly linked to Alijah, Elijah was the most widely used. It was 23 times more popular than Alijah in that year.
† Pronunciation for Alijah: AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; Z as in "zoo (Z.UW)"