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Ally - Meaning of Ally

What does Ally mean?

Meaning of the name AllyAlexaAllisonEllieAliceAlexisAlyssaAlexandraElenaEliseElizaAlexandriaAllieAlisonAli

[ 2 syll. al-ly, all-y ] The baby girl name Ally is pronounced AEL-iy- †. Ally is of Old Greek, Arabic, and Germanic origin. It is used mainly in English.

Ally is a familiar form of Alexandra.

Ally is also a variant form of the English, Spanish, and Arabic Ali.

Ally is also a variant form of Alice in the English language.

Ally is also a familiar form of the English, French, and Scottish Alison in the English language.

Ally is also a spelling variant of the English Allie.

See also the related category arabic.

Ally is an all-time favorite. At present it is still somewhat popular as a baby girl name, but not to the degree it was previously. The name grew in popularity during the 1990s; prior to that, it was of only very modest use. At the height of its usage in 1998, 0.033% of baby girls were named Ally. It was #416 in rank then. The baby name has seen a decline in frequency since then. In 2016, it ranked at #979 with a usage of 0.014%. Within the family of girl names directly related to Ally, Alice was the most popular. It was 14 times more regularly used than Ally in 2016.

Baby names that sound like Ally include Alley, Alli, Allie, Aello, Aelo, Ahlai, Aila, Aili, Ailsa, Ala, Alah, Ale, Alei, Ali, Alie, Alla, Allei, Aloe, Alya, and Awel.

† Pronunciation for Ally: AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"

A famous person named Ally is TV Personality Ally Hilfiger, born 26 February 1985, New York, New York.


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